26 October, 2016

We are delighted to announce that Anna Visser has joined the board at Benefacts.

Anna Visser is currently a PhD candidate at the School of Social Justice in UCD. She has 15 years experience working within Civil Society Organisations (CSOs), half of these at senior management level.

Most recently Anna was director of The Advocacy Initiative, a ground-breaking three-year project examining the future of social justice advocacy in Ireland. Anna is an experienced campaigner and activist at local, national and international levels and has worked on issues of anti-racism, human rights, social inclusion and democratic reform.

She has been a board member of a number of CSOs and is currently a member of the core group of Claiming our Future, a national social movement organization. Anna’s current research explores the link between public funding, civil society organisations and democracy. She tweets about social justice advocacy on @amvisser.

Welcome Anna!

For further information, see: www.annavisser.ie

To see our other Board members, and more about the team at Benefacts, see https://www.benefacts.ie/about/our-board/.