Karen Hooper, Information Governance Manager at YMCA Brighton


How did you decide to work at the YMCA?

Had previous experience of working for a housing association and probation service in London before moving to Brighton in 1998.  Decided to relocate and use my related skills, so managed FEC & SC.  After travelling, again returned to apply frontline experience to various roles in HQ.

In three words, what does your job entail?

Knowledge, processes & compliance!

What do you enjoy most about your job?

Improving understanding and practices amongst staff.

What is the biggest challenge in your position?

Ever changing nature of data protection and the wide reach it has across all areas of business.

How can we contact you: karen.hooper@brightonymca.co.uk or 07884 965999