Paula Martin

Team Role: 
Chief Executive

Although she is not Cornish, Paula spent her childhood in the county in the St Austell and Roseland area, and later came back to Cornwall in 1998 to live and work.

Paula joined the charity in May 2008 having previously worked in people, project and finance management, delivered through charitable organisations and European funded projects.

She is a member of the Institute of Fundraising, the CIPD and the CMI.

She works closely with the Board of Trustees on strategic planning and development, developing new revenue streams and charity governance.

Her involvement with the charity covers the management of all aspects of the charity's work in Cornwall, including stakeholder contracts and responsibility for operations, budgets and performance.

Paula maintains strong connections with the fundraising community and together with other members of the fundraising team, she also regularly delivers talks about the work of the air ambulance to our supporters.