Dave Barras

Hello my name is Dave and I am one of the Co Chairs on the Board of Inclusion North


My Experience


I started working with people with a learning disability in 1990.

Working as a nurse, a social services manager and now I run a provider organisation.

Involved with Inclusion North since 2009.


My Skills and Knowledge


Leading teams.

Running provider services.

Public sector management.

Social Enterprise.


What is important to me


People get great lives living in their own community.

Treating people fairly.

People are safe.

We are all part of our community.


What people say about me


That I work hard.

I am reliable

A loyal friend.


I Enjoy


Walking in the hills or on the coast.

History especially World War One.

Music and reading.

Time with my daughter.


My border terrier.

Watching Newcastle.