Jen Beardsley (she/her)

Jen Beardsley (she/her), is currently NSUN’s Interim CEO. Jen joined NSUN in April 2020 as the Finance Officer, became NSUN’s Head of Operations and Finance in 2022 and has been holding the Interim CEO role since June 2023. Jen has worked in the charity sector since 2007 and has a strong background in charity finance and governance, with previous roles including Head of Finance at Kent Association for the Blind and various freelance and operational roles across the sector.

Jen develops and implements the strategic direction of all aspects of the organisation, leads on governance and legal matters, policies and procedures, and systems and human resources.

She lives in Kent and enjoys cold water swimming in her spare time.

Jen works on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday and can be contacted at jen.beardsley@nsun.org.uk.