Rita Chadha joined the Small Charities Coalition in July 2019, having previously worked for various charities at the local, national and international level.
Throughout her career, Rita has specifically focused on the issue of equality and diversity, most notably leading the national campaign against the Go Home Vans in 2013. Rita has during her professional career and through her volunteering contributions developed specific specialisms in crisis, change management, and campaigning. She has a particular interest in the changing relationship between local authorities and public bodies and small charities.
She was until recently chair of a council for voluntary services in East London and continues to serve as a trustee of three other organisations.