Girlguiding have announced the appointment of Laura Cottey as Girlguiding South West England's new Chief Commissioner.
Laura will be known to some of you already, having been involved in Guiding across four of our Counties. She is currently an Assistant Leader with Shipton Bellinger Brownies in Wiltshire South and holds a Girlguiding role as Lead Volunteer for Growth, Retention and Collaboration - she spoke at the Region's Membership, Growth and Retention Conferences in 2019 and 2020.
Laura will commence her appointment on 1st June. She says she is 'extremely honoured to take on the role', and you will be able to read her message to the Region's Volunteers in our April Newsletter.