Profiles and contact details for JRF's key people in our leadership teams.
JRF Executive Director
Claire is responsible for driving forward JRF’s strategy to inspire action to solve UK poverty. She oversees JRF’s evidence and impact, economics, policy and partnerships, advocacy and public engagement, and external affairs across the UK, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.
Paul was previously Director of Finance but has more recently been leading JRF and JRHT through a process of incorporation. This was achieved on 1 January 2020. Paul will be retiring from JRF/JRHT at the end of March and his focus in the remaining period will be on making sure that there is a thorough handover on the new legal structure and governance matters.
Claire is Director of Corporate Services for JRF and JRHT. She leads the specialist functions that work in partnership with all colleagues, supporting them to work effectively and efficiently as they focus on our outcomes.
Tracey leads the Finance and Procurement teams, providing high-quality financial management information and services. She is also responsible for the JRF investment portfolio and is lead Director for JRF’s social investment programme which is focused on reducing poverty and disadvantage.