Lyndall Stein appointed interim CEO of the Resource Alliance
The Resource Alliance (RA) is announcing the appointment of Lyndall Stein as interim chief executive officer, commencing 2nd March 2009. She will be responsible for the overall management of the organisation, providing leadership to the Resource Alliance staff team and volunteer network. It is anticipated that Stein will be in post for a period of eight months, while the RA recruits a permanent post-holder.
Stein has more than 15 years’ experience working at director level for charities and not-for-profit organisations in the UK, most recently setting up Concern UK, where she worked as executive director from 2004 to 2008. Prior to that, she was international marketing director of ActionAid, leading a major change process to raise profile, develop campaigning, and build new income.
Programme and consulting services director Neelam Makhijani has been promoted to the new role of deputy ceo.
The current ceo, Simon Collings, will complete a two-week handover with Stein, before he leaves the organisation mid-March for his new role as chief operations officer with GVEP International.