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Gillian Brown

Team Member

Personal Information

Job Title:

Development Manager (Bradford)

Areas of Work:

Lead role of supporting Active Bradford – the district activity partnership in Bradford.

Lead for the Opening School Facilities Investment

Previous Experience:

Gillian has built up 15 years experience working in sports development, spending five years based in Essex, working for a local authority sports development team, and then moving into a School Sport Partnership as Assistant Partnership Development Manager. Gillian moved to West Yorkshire in 2005 to become a Competition Manager at Priesthorpe School, moving into the role of Senior Competition Manager from 2008.

In April 2011, Gillian moved to the role of Development Manager at Yorkshire Sport Foundation and has worked on a variety of other projects including Sport Makers, physical activity, workplace challenge and School Games.


B.Sc. (Hons) Physical Education, Sports Science and Recreation Management, Loughborough University

Personal Sporting Interests:

Gillian enjoys a variety of sports and runs on a regular basis and enjoys taking part in parkruns, 10Ks and half marathon events (marathon one day!)

Contact Details:

Telephone number:

0330 2020 280 (Ext 111)

Mobile number:

07794 248083