The Impact Programme is led by Madeleine Starr MBE, Director of Business Development and Innovation at Carers UK. Madeleine joined Carers UK in 2000 to lead its work on carers and employment. In 2009 she was recognised as a Working Families Pioneer for ‘her sustained and successful campaigning for carers’ employment rights’ and for her influence in establishing the Employers for Carers membership forum, launched in 2009. She currently leads Carers UK’s work on digital innovation in health, care and the third sector. Madeleine was awarded an MBE in 2012 for services to employment.
Other key Carers UK contributors to the Sustainable Care programme are Emily Holzhausen OBE, Director of Policy and Public Affairs, and Katherine Wilson, Head of Employment