David Wray

David first became aware of the work of the Foundation when he was Chair of Swindon Therapy Centre for MS as they were supported by them. Subsequently when he retired after 30 years with Nationwide and became CEO of Voluntary Action Swindon became more involved becoming a grants panel member in 2013 and subsequently joining the Grants Policy Committee. He is a strong advocate of the Foundation and has spoken on their behalf at Conferences and encouraged charities to seek support. He became a Trustee in 2019.

David has significant experience in the Voluntary and Community Sector. Apart from the roles above he has been Chair of School Governors, Chair and Treasurer of his Village Hall, Chair of a regional Neurological Charity and Chair of MSNTC a national MS Charity. He has throughout these roles been involved in fundraising via grant applications and community events.