short profile of joanne cholerton, 3SC chief executive

Joanne Cholerton: Chief Executive – 3SC

Joanne has decades of experience in delivering local, regional and national social impact programmes, implementing transformational change and improving performance in public service delivery. She has worked in the public, private and third sector both as a dynamic practitioner and consultant. She has expertise in transforming and leading partnerships of diverse stakeholders, project mobilisation and the utilisation and delivery of innovative approaches to delivering social outcomes for which she has won awards.

Joanne was named as one of the NatWest Top 100 women in social enterprise in 2018 and 2019 which recognises 100 of the most inspiring and influential women in social enterprise, impact investment and social innovation across the UK.

Executive committee

Joanne Cholerton Chief Executive, 3SC

Brendan Connolly Finance Director, 3SC


John Swinney Chair

Joanne Cholerton Chief Executive, 3SC

Brendan Connolly Finance Director, 3SC

Simon Charlick Non-Executive Director

Mushtaq Khan Non-Executive Director