Desmond Awoonor-Gordon

Events Manager (Maternity Cover)

Desmond is a highly organised and enthusiastic professional with several years of experience orchestrating highly successful events.  He started at the NLA in May 2018 on a maternity cover to help further develop the NLA's event offering to its membership and beyond. He is a qualified marketing and communications professional who has experience in public speaking, people management, building brands and event management, at both strategic and operational levels within the education, charity and not for profit industries. He also has a wide background in face to face events marketing and communications delivery in business-to-business and business-to-consumer environments across the commercial, public (membership body) and voluntary sectors in the UK and internationally.