Since then she has pursued a non–executive career, primarily in the Public and Third sectors, and currently is

  • Chair, Eden Project Ltd
  • Chair, Keep Me Posted Campaign
  • Chair, Royal Mail Letters Advisory Board
  • Chair, Royal Mail’s Strategic Mailing Partnership
  • Chair, Destination Dales Tourism Group
  • Chair, Ripon Cathedral Council
  • Trustee, National Army Museum
  • Member, Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority

Previously she has been Vice Chair of Postwatch, a Millennium Commissioner, a Director of HSE, BIG Lottery Fund, and the British Wool Marketing Board and also Chair of the Yorkshire Tourist Board, Chair of Bradford TEC, President of Bradford Chamber of Commerce, a Trustee of Northern Ballet and the Yorkshire Dales Millennium Trust.