Patricia Buckley-Atkins

Patricia worked in Local Government for much of her career and was Head of Policy for Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council prior to her retirement in October 1998.  Since retiring, Patricia has used her knowledge and skills as a voluntary board member of Endeavour Housing Association since 1999, including a period as Chair in 2006/7.  More recently Patricia has been a member of the Group Board and Audit Committee of North Star Housing Group (which incorporates Darlington, Endeavour and Teesdale Housing Associations, and John Pease & Isabella Whitfield Alms Houses.  Patricia lives with her partner in Sedgefield, and is a Trustee of Sedgefield Community Association CIO, a voluntary body that is responsible for running Ceddesfield Hall, a Grade 2 listed building.