Raffaela Goodby

Appointed in January 2015, Raffaela has worked in public services for most of her career, holding roles in HR, OD, recruitment, communications and strategic leadership in both the private and the public sector. Raffaela is a proud Brummie, originally from Hallgreen, who says her passion and skills lie in making people have a better day at work, feel healthy and well and feel committed to their organisation. Raffaela is a psychology graduate from University of Birmingham and likes to balance the theory of change with the ‘reality of making it happen’ in complex environments.

Raffaela has a national role in PPMA (Public Service People Manager’s Association) and Engage for Success, a national movement connecting practitioners across the UK.