Local People who love Chippenham
Born and bred in Chippenham, Ladonna is people oriented with the ideal attributes and experience to ensure that this exciting community venture will flourish. She makes a great leader of the new team and the enormous progress made in such a short time that the team have been together bodes well for the future.
Chair of Trustees
Sandie has been involved within the community of her home town since returning to Chippenham in 1980. Over time she has been both a Town and Wiltshire Councillor and was Leader of the Town Council from 2017-2021.
The family have had businesses in the town since her husband, Doug, opened his first shop in 1971. At present there are four units which are run sons, Martin and Steve.
Born and bred in Chippenham with a keen belief in the power of both charity and voluntary work, Ross is a Wiltshire Councillor for Chippenham and a builder by trade.
With 32 years in the Royal Navy as an Air Engineering Officer, George has a broad background of experience combined with an enthusiasm to volunteer to support others.
George will always be seen with a puppy as he is also a volunteer puppy raiser for the Guide Dogs.
Get to Know the Hub Team
Local man Ian is a retired Wiltshire College lecturer who is also adept at DIY and very much a people person.
Among other volunteering work he also delivers food for a local food bank and spends his time working for the community.
He has been a part of the team at the Hub for over a year and recently agreed to become a trustee - a role that he is developing to ensure accessible educational opportunities for those outside of the traditional learning route.