UK Youth's CEO wins Rising CEO Star at the Charity Times Awards
We're very pleased to announce that our CEO, Anna Smee, was named Rising CEO Star at the Charity Times Awards last night. After leading the rapid transformation of the charity to reflect the changing needs of the youth sector; Anna's strategic direction, tough decision making and collaborative approach have enabled UK Youth to support hundreds of thousands of young people across the UK on their Social Development Journey.
Anna Smee, CEO of UK Youth said: “I’m absolutely delighted to be named Rising CEO Star at the Charity Times Awards. My fellow nominees are all inspirational leaders in their fields and it was an honour to be named alongside them. This award means a great deal to me. I’m extremely proud to have led the recent transformation of UK Youth to help empower over 700,000 young people with vital life skills, while also providing a stronger voice to grassroots youth organisations through our national member network. I hope this recognition inspires many other charities to think innovatively and react quickly but strategically to the changing needs of the sector.”