Sally Peck is awarded an OBE

Long standing Trustee and former Chairman of the Harpur Trust, Sally Peck has been recognised in the New Year’s Honours list with an OBE.

Sally was awarded the Order of the British Empire for services to the community through Education and Sport in Bedford and the Eastern Region.

Amongst her charitable activities, Sally has worked tirelessly for the Harpur Trust since she first became a trustee in 1998.  She was Chairman through some of the most demanding times for the Trust and is currently Chair of Governors at Bedford Modern School.

David Russell, Chief Executive, said of Sally “I can think of no one who deserves an award more and we all send her our most heartfelt congratulations”.

Sally said “It was such a wonderful surprise to have been mentioned in the New Year’s Honours list.  I regard myself as extremely fortunate to have been involved with The Harpur Trust for the past 18 years;  I have met some truly inspirational people along the way and have learnt a huge amount.  I’m so grateful.”