M & E Consulting brings together the expertise and skills of Diana Parkinson and Avan Wadia. We have an established fifteen-year track record of delivering high-quality, thoughtful evaluations and consultancy projects.
Diana is a former senior manager in the voluntary sector and has in-depth experience of the voluntary sector, with a particular interest in women, families, prisons and human rights. She is also one of the founder members and current Chair of Trustees for Birth Companions, a charity supporting pregnant women and new mothers facing extreme disadvantage. She has an MSc in professional practice in research methods and is currently studying part-time for a PhD.
Avan has nearly twenty years experience as a senior manager and fundraiser in the voluntary sector. She has a particular interest in women, prisons and human rights. She set up and ran a Clubhouse service for women released from prison and special hospitals and managed a women’s counselling service. She is also a trustee of a Birth Companions. Avan also has an MSc in professional practice in research methods.