Laurayne joined Catalyst in 2016 on a secondment from Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council. She brings over 25 years’ experience across the private, public and VCSE sector. Laurayne is responsible for liaison with the Council in a number of areas including VCSE alternative service delivery models, community development and opportunities for different ways of working. She has facilitated the Youth United Stockton (YUS) VCSE Open Access Youth Provision across Stockton Borough. Laurayne is passionate about communities and services that make a difference to people’s lives.