Speaker : Theresa Grant


Theresa is a career public servant with 41 years’ experience in Local Government in both Ireland and the UK. She has spent several of these years seconded to roles with the private sector and the Commonwealth Games Organisation..

Theresa is CEO at Northamptonshire County Council since July 2018. Prior to this, she was the CEO of Trafford MBC since 2011 and Accountable Officer for the CCG from April 2018, as well as Lead CEO  for Employment & Skills portfolio for the Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) region, including the Working Well and Mental Health to Work schemes and DWP Health to Work programme. Theresa was also GMCA Lead for the GM Procurement Hub.

Theresa is an Ambassador of the Halle Orchestra based in Manchester.