Our Board


Pauline Berry (Chair of the Board)

Pauline has served on the Board of Trustees since 2009, becoming our Chair in October 2014. She has been instrumental in establishing Governance Committees for many of our services including Cumbria, Women’s Services and Accommodation Services as well as having a key role within the Audit

Geraldine Poole

Geraldine is one of our founders and has an interest in training, employment and accommodation services. She is a member of the Audit Committee and Remuneration Committees and has previously been a key resource to Senior Management Team.

Chris Poole

A trustee since 2007, Chris was key to the establishment of the London Committee, which he chairs. He has responsibilities in the London Services, assisting with the smooth transition of each new service. Christopher also has a crucial role in Imagine Independence’s Communications Strategy.

Aurora Martinez

A member of the London Committee since 2008, Aurora became a full member of the Board of Trustees in May 2013 and a key figure in the successful launch of the Redbridge services.