"She was a member of the Housing Corporation Board for 10 years and a Charity Commissioner from 1998-2003. Julia was also Deputy Chair of the Food Standards Agency and worked as an independent consultant operating within government and the voluntary and corporate sectors. In that role, she focused on the development of services and in particular the governance and funding of voluntary organisations. Julia has researched and written extensively on the role, governance and funding of the voluntary sector.
"She previously held a position as chair of the Refugee Council from 1995 until 1998, and is currently a member of the University of York's Council and a member of Ashridge Business School's Board of Governors. Julia was awarded a Fellowship of the City and Guilds of London Institute in June 2012."
Resources and articles
- Joseph Rowntree Foundation Julia Unwin, organizational web page, accessed October 10, 2012.