Lesley Young

Executive Support Manager and Company Secretary

As the Chamber’s Executive Support Manager and Company Secretary, Lesley provides support to the Chief Executive and Senior Management Team as well as being the organiser and primary contact for the Board. She also acts as Company Secretary for the Chamber’s various companies and has responsibility for quality procedures for ISO.

With over 14 years of Chamber experience, Lesley started with Leicestershire Chamber of Commerce as PA to the Group Chief Executive in May 2005 before moving to Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Chamber in October 2013.

Lesley is also Founder and Co-ordinator of the East Midlands PA Network, an informal group of PAs/EAs whose aim is to meet, socialise, support and share best practice within their peer group.

Previous roles have included working for the British Psychological Society, Community Fund (formerly National Lottery Charities Board) and the University of Leicester.

In her spare time, Lesley competes at a variety of dog sports events. Lesley lives with her husband Dave and has a daughter.