Danielle Walker Palmour

Danielle Walker Palmour, Director, Friends Provident Foundation

Danielle has been Director of Friends Provident Foundation since November 2004, following six years as Director of Policy and Practice at the Joseph Rowntree Foundation.

Danielle has previously occupied senior policy and research roles throughout the non-governmental sector including the head of policy of what is now The Big Lottery Fund, the Commission for Racial Equality and the Law Society of England and Wales.

She has been a member of the Treasury’s Financial Inclusion Taskforce, the Civil Society Advisory Body of the Cabinet Office and the Financial Services Authority Financial Capability Steering Group. She currently holds non-executive roles at Big Society Capital and publishers Civil Society Media; she is a member of the University Court of the University of York as well as a trustee of local Yorkshire charities.

When she is not travelling up and down the east coast main-line on the train, she enjoys running, cycling, dog-walking and bee-keeping.


SessionDate and Time
In conversation – 2020: Leading in a time of turmoilWednesday 3:15 PM