Chair: Phil Morris, Havencare (South West) Ltd

Phil is the Chief Executive of Havencare (South West) Limited; a charity that has supported people with learning disabilities and autism for 30-years.

Havencare’s services across Devon & Cornwall includes community-based supported living, enabling support, transition to adulthood and 3 residential homes.

Phil champions outcomes-focused support and is passionate about people with learning disabilities having a real voice in the development of their networks of support, ultimately choosing and improving their own services (regardless of perceived ‘capacity’).

He fundamentally believes that if you have an unwavering values-base of transparency, quality and engagement – you will treat people like they make a difference, then they will! Phil has 8 years’ experience in third sector executive management, including Operations Executive for Plymouth YMCA.

He enjoys thinking creatively about systems leadership, developing inspiring visions for positive change and leading deep-rooted cultural transformations.