The Association for Qualitative Research
The Hub of Qualitative Thinking

The Board

The AQR is managed by an elected board. All AQR members are entitled to vote in the elections which take place in June of each year. Board members normally serve for a three year term. Board meetings are held monthly, usually in Central London. The board currently consists of:

ChloŽ Fowler
Chair

ChloŽ Fowler

Co-Founder
The Nest Research
 
Liz Sykes
Treasurer

Liz Sykes

Company Secretary
Association for Qualiative Research
 
Simon Shaw
Vice Chair

Simon Shaw

Director
Trinity McQueen
 
Kate Benson
Board Member

Kate Benson

Researcher
The Nursery Research & Planning Ltd
 
Sarah Jay
Board Member

Sarah Jay

Research Director
Acacia Avenue
 
Gemma Langley
Board Member

Gemma Langley

Account Director
Relish Research
 
Nikki Lavoie
Board Member

Nikki Lavoie

Director
MindSpark Research International LLC
 
Belma Lugic
Board Member

Belma Lugic

Client Services Director
i-view London Ltd
 
Eimear MacGarty
Board Member

Eimear MacGarty

Associate Director
The Behavioural Architects
 
Caroline Noon
Board Member

Caroline Noon

Director
Vivid Research and Planning
 
Simon Patterson
Board Member

Simon Patterson

Founder & CEO
QRi Consulting
 
Rachael Penny
Board Member

Rachael Penny

Associate Director
Criteria Fieldwork Ltd
 
Oliver Sweet
Board Member

Oliver Sweet

Head Of Ethnography
Ipsos Ethnography Centre of Excellence
 
Judy Taylor
Board Member

Judy Taylor

Independent Consultant
Consult JMT