Liz Cuddy has been Chair of Helm since August 2012 and a Board member since March 2012. Liz is currently the Director of Planning, Performance and Governance in the Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service. She also has set up her own company offering consultancy, business support, interim management and leadership coaching to non-executives, executives and senior managers. Liz is Vice Chair of Northern Ireland Community and Voluntary Association (NICVA) and Chair of their Resources Committee. She is an Independent Assessor for Commission of Public Appointments in Northern Ireland (CPANI); a Board member of the Patient Client Council and a Governor representing the Southern Education and Library Board in a primary school.
Other appointments Liz has held include CEO of Extern and Extern Ireland (2005 – 2012) and Northern Ireland Director of Rethink (now Mindwise) (2002 – 2005).