Research and Development Team


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Richard manages the Alliance’s research and development function to identify new projects, services and funding streams to best support the achievement of the Alliance's objectives and funding targets and to provide enhanced services to the wider sport and recreation sector.

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Laura is our Research Officer, supporting the team to develop projects and being the primary contact for research within the Alliance team, alongside identifying and developing key research and insight to improve services and meet member needs.

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Dion’s main responsibilities include identifying and bidding for external funding and investment and supporting the management and delivery of projects to help the Alliance and its members achieve their respective goals. This includes projects related to business development, education and training, governance, sport/recreation development and membership support.

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