Mr Stephen Anderson – Executive Director

Stephen Anderson has 25 years leadership experience of business management in financial services, with a history of much improving organizational performance. He was brought into Equitable Life PLC at the height of the crisis as the Chief Operating Officer and improved operational capability and capacity at a very difficult time. He then undertook various turnaround type assignments within the not for profit sector, before joining the Academy of Social Sciences as Executive Director in 2008. An Economics graduate, with a further three years of postgraduate research experience, Stephen has pursued lifelong learning, gaining further occupational qualifications in banking, business management and organizational psychology.He also gained a certificate in ministry studies. He is also a trustee of a grant awarding ecclesiastical charity with substantial historic assets. Contact Stephen on [email protected]

Andrew Muckle – Senior Operations Manager

Andrew is the Senior Operations Manager at The Academy and is responsible for both the day-to-day and long term planning of operational activities, member engagement and strategic projects. Prior to joining he worked for over 11 years in membership for both The Magistrates' Association and the RICS.