Lucy Winskell becomes Chairman of The North East Chamber of Commerce

Northumbria University Pro-Vice Chancellor, Lucy Winskell, has taken the role of Chairman of The North East Chairman of Commerce (NECC).

Lucy Winskell
Lucy Winskell

Northumbria University Pro-Vice Chancellor, Lucy Winskell, has taken the role of Chairman of The North East Chairman of Commerce (NECC), the region’s largest business membership organisation.

Winskell – who was on the judging panel for The Journal’s North East Business Executive of the Year awards – has been associated with the NECC since 2008, having served as Vice President, and as a member of the organisation’s Council. She joined the Board in 2010.

She is NECC’s second Chairman, taking over from Ferguson Transport Executive Chairman, Alan Ferguson, who served with distinction in the role for seven years and has also represented the organisation as its President.

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