Chan joined SIB in July 2019 as Programme Manager on the Youth Endowment Fund. In April 2021 Chan commenced her role as Funding Operations Manager and works across the organisation to ensure regulatory practice informs SIB’s grant making, and to ensure our grant processes remain effective and adaptive.
Prior to joining SIB, Chan worked in grants and research for a number of funded programmes within criminal justice, youth, the arts, heritage, health and social inclusion. Chan holds a BA degree from the University of Nottingham, a PGCert in Philanthropy, Grant Making and Social Investment from The Business School (formerly Cass), City, University of London and regularly volunteers with varying social justice and community action causes. Chan is a member of SIB’s Customer Focus Group, is a professional mentor and has trained in both Safeguarding and as a Mental Health First Aider. Chan also frequently advocates for place-based and participatory funding approaches and has an increasing interest in environmental impact investing.