Dr Elouise Leonard-Cross is an occupational psychologist, chartered marketer and Head of People Strategy & Experience for Northumbrian Water Limited. A ‘curious collaborator’, with a squiggly career, Elouise thrives on asking and exploring the questions to help organisations be happy, healthy and productive places to work. A Chartered Fellow of the CIPD, she is passionate about the role that People Professionals play in making organisations human and creating the conditions for innovation and growth.  An active volunteer she Chaired the North East CIPD Branch for 10 years, is Chair of the North East Common Purpose Advisory Group, Trustee Board Member for Beamish Museum, holds NED roles and is an Enterprise Advisor for the North East of England LEP.