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Alex visits Norwich

The Chief Commissioner of England, Alex Peace-Gadsby visited Norwich to celebrate International Women’s Day.

Alex joined or  County Youth Commissioner, Dom at the Aviva Norwich Women’s Network #BeBoldForChange event and spoke about Scouting empowering women.

Norfolk Scouts were delighted to be approached by the Aviva Norwich Women’s Network to take part in their annual event that helps drive diversity in the workplace and life.

We were selected because of our bold changes to become co-education and to drive youth engagement.

 

A bit about Alex:

Alex is the lead volunteer with leadership and management responsibility for the adult volunteers across England. Her role involves supporting the delivery of the movement’s strategy across the regions. She is also a leader of Beavers Scouts, Scouts and Explorers in the Ashfield District of Nottinghamshire and has previously had District and County responsibilities.

She has two daughters, who are both active members, and owns and runs multiple businesses including clothing company, Musto. She also sits on various national and local charity boards.