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New VIVID Plus chair announced

VIVID Plus announces new Chair, Anne-Marie Mountfield building on firm foundations laid by current Chair Jane Earl.

The work of VIVID Plus and its continuing drive to make a difference to help local communities thrive has just been enhanced further with the announcement of the new Chair of the Board, Anne-Marie Mountifield.  Having spent more than 20 years of her career in senior roles in Further Education, the Civil Service, Local government and for the past 10 years as Chief Executive at Solent LEP, she is an inspirational leader.  Throughout her career, from her start as a Business Lecturer at Fareham College to her more current roles she has been driven to influence change.

Mark Perry, Chief Executive of VIVID said: “We’re pleased that Anne-Marie has joined us to support our ambitions for VIVID Plus and her extensive background and achievements not only resonates with us but will help shape and influence where we can support the most. Anne-Marie brings a wealth of knowledge of the local economy, education and partnerships and a real passion, it was this mix that made her the right choice as Chair of the Board for VIVID Plus and also a Non-Executive Director of the main VIVID Board.”

Commenting on her new challenge, Anne-Marie said: “I am delighted with my appointment and looking forward to supporting the future for VIVID Plus. I believe in the current initiatives and want to drive this further.”