Experienced co-operative and community entrepreneur, delivering advice and support around all aspects of co-operative and other social enterprise development, management and governance.
Mark is also founder and treasurer of Pennine Community Power.
Mark has particular expertise in the following areas:
Designing legal and organisational structures
Participatory planning with large groups
Governance health checks – bespoke governance audit of your organisation.
Community finance (including community shares) and sustainable non-grant dependent finance in general. Mark is a licensed practitioner of the Community Shares Unit.
Delivering training within organisations or workshops within conferences
Speaking at events about co-operation and sustainable economies and systems.
Creation of resources including guides and web content.