Two new Board members join the team!

We are delighted to have expanded our Board of Directors by welcoming Kirsty Burke and Olivia Mason to the Board.

Our voluntary board provides governance and vision for our growing organisation and all our board members are hands on, lending their skills and expertise in whatever way they can.

Kirsty_BurkeKirsty Burke joins Birth for Humankind as Company Secretary and Director with over 20 years experience in senior management roles, leading large, multi-disciplinary teams in the not-for-profit and private sectors. With a strong passion for social justice, equality and wellbeing, Kirsty is committed to Birth for Humankind’s vision of empowerment, care, support and education for mothers, and their growing families. Olivia Mason_Head shot

We are excited to also welcome Olivia Mason, a practicing lawyer, who brings to the Board knowledge of the not-for-profit regulatory environment and has been involved in advising a number of not-for-profit and charitable organisations on a pro-bono basis. Pregnancy and childbirth have been incredible and life-changing experiences for Olivia and she is passionate that all women have access to the kind of support that enables a happy and celebrated birth experience.

Click here to read their full profiles as well as those of our other capable and committed Board members.