Duncan joined the Board in June 2016 his background is in criminal justice and community engagement. He is a retired Leicestershire Police Superintendent having served the communities of Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland for over 28 years.
Duncan has extensive experience in change management and project delivery having led significant change projects, mergers, restructuring and modernisation of policing business both within Leicestershire and across the East Midlands Region.
Duncan is passionate in his support for children and young people, troubled families and those groups at risk of re-offending in the community. He previously worked with partner agencies and key stakeholders to deliver a joined up approach to the identification and management of offenders across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.
He is looking forward to working with Board members and the senior management team to promote and enhance the work of VAL in our local communities.