We are thrilled to introduce Camilla Alexander-White, a distinguished science-policy professional with a passion for music and the arts. Over the past 12 years, Camilla has excelled in senior management and board-level positions, showcasing exceptional leadership and governance skills. Currently holding leadership roles within the charity sector, she is making a significant contribution to organisations committed to positive social impact.
Beyond her professional endeavours, Camilla is a versatile artist and performer, actively participating in musical theatre groups and engaging in charity concerts. Her dedication to the arts extends to volunteer work, having recently contributed to the MK International Festival and served on The Stables bar, and she performs in open mic nights and informal jazz performances.
"I hope to bring new ideas and perspectives, review the plans, work positively with the Board to bring a vision for the short-, mid- and long-term future and provide leadership to help the Arts Centre develop and thrive."
Camilla brings a wealth of experience to the table, serving as the Founding and Managing Director of MKTox & Co Ltd, an independent technical consultancy in Milton Keynes, specialising in consumer product safety and environmental health. She has successfully managed all aspects of the business, demonstrating strong organisational and administrative skills.
In her role as Chair of the Board of Trustees for LHASA Ltd, a not-for-profit international member organisation and educational charity, Camilla has been instrumental in steering the organisation's strategic direction and governance. As the Lead Policy Advisor at the Royal Society of Chemistry, she has actively shaped policy discussions and engaged in member outreach activities in UK and abroad.
She also serves in key government science advisory roles, including Chair of the UK Foods Standards Agency's Advisory Committee on Novel Foods and Processes and Deputy Chair of the Office for Product Safety & Standards Science Advisory Group on Chemical Safety.