Girlguiding Greater Manchester West
Girlguiding Greater Manchester West
The Queen's Award for Voluntary Service

County Team

Our County team is here to support local guiding and make sure that all 4200 members have the best possible opportunities and experiences. The members of the team are available to give information and advice about their own area of expertise, to provide training, events and much more.

President

Liz Absalom

Liz Absalom

 Our County President has a number of responsibilities including:

  • Presenting awards
  • Being an Ambassador for the County 
  • She will attend County Team meetings
  • Attend local guiding functions within the County
  • Keep up to date with developments in guiding
  • Providing advice to the County
  • Where needed keeping Vice Presidents up to date with County news and events.

County Commissioner

Chris Rimmer and Amy Fraser

Chris Rimmer and Amy Fraser

gmwcountycomm@gmail.com

The County Commissioner role in Girlguiding Greater Manchester West is shared between Chris and Amy. They are responsible for and accountable to, the whole membership in the County. They work very closely with a team of dedicated and skilled volunteers to makesure that quality guiding is delivered through the county.

County Secretary

Sharon Fraser

Sharon Fraser

gmwsec@gmail.com

County Treasurer

Paula Taylor

Paula Taylor

gmwtreasurer@gmail.com

The Treasurer is responsible for the County finances. This includes keeping the books for the current and deposit accounts, auditing the books for Guiding Development, International, Outdoors, badges, and the Depot, plus the camp and new buildings accounts. The Treasurer generates the consolidated profit and loss and balance sheet for the County. They also work with the County Chair of Finance and the Finance Committee to produce the budget and cash flow and keeps the Executive up to date with the County Finances

County Chair of Finance

Sue Fraser

Sue Fraser

County Badge Secretary

Samantha Armitage

Samantha Armitage

gmwbadgesec@gmail.com

Supplies unit earned badges which are available to the unit volunteer team and restricted badges which are available according to the criteria set by the badge type.

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