John F GRAY

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1944-01-27
Education Thomas Richard's Tech Inst Tredegar, Coll of Distributive Trades London (DipCAM)
Publications N/A
Recreations music, theatre, travel
Clubs Royal Over-Seas League
Style John F Gray, Esq
Career successively admin offr, admin mangr and promotions mangr Methodist Assoc of Youth Clubs 1969-77 (elected hon pres 1976), launched Fundraising Dept Methodist Homes for the Aged 1977-81, dir advocacy National Children's Home 1980-90, with Princess Royal Tst for Carers 1990-91; dir corporate communications Br Red Cross 1991-2000, chm European Red Cross and Red Crescent Public Support Gp 1992-2001, vice-chm International Red Cross and Red Crescent Communications Forum 1996-2001, public affrs advsr Br Red Cross 2000-09, advsr on global fundraising practices International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement; md Stayahead Consultancy 2000-10, chief exec UCLH Charitable Fndn 2007-14, ret; chm London Inst of Fundraisers 1991-95, co-fndr and fell Inst of Charity Fundraising Mangrs (exec memb 1982-88, chm Int Ctee 1997-), chm European Fundraising Network 1999-2002, pres European Fundraising Assoc (EFA) 2002-05; memb: American Nat Soc of Fundraising Execs, IPR Fellows Forum 1996-; memb Editorial Bd Charity Magazine 1995-98; frequent guest lectr at various fundraising and communications confs; external examiner DipPR CAM 1993-; memb Appeal Ctee Central Hall Westminster 1992-99, tstee IPR Benevolent Fund 1999-2004; pres St David's Day in London Celebration 2004-05 (vice-pres 2002-04); lay preacher Methodist Church; Freeman City of London 1988, Liveryman Worshipful Co of Feltmakers, memb Ct Guild of PR Practitioners 2000 (Master 2004); FIPR, MIPR 1976, FRSA, FCAM 2000; >ir< National Children's Home Order of St Christopher 1989, Br Red Cross Badge of Honour for Distinguished Service 1997, named as one of PRWeek's 100 most influential PR figures in the UK 2005, named in the PR Week Power Book as one of the most influential people in PR 2007, 2008 and 2009
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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