Please find below all members of the Living Well Executive Team.
Chief Executive Officer
Ben Howells went to University of Hull, where he made his degree in Politics.
Post University Ben worked for 2 years for Mitchells and Butlers on their management graduate scheme, and during this programme spent time managing pubs across Birmingham
Ben then joined the charity Aquarius, where he worked for 10 years running services that helped people with Drug, Alcohol or Gambling problems.
He started working at Living Well in 2018 as Managing Director and moved on a year after to become CEO.
Outside of work Ben likes football, cricket and running.
Executive Clinical Director
Patrick Kwesiga is the Chief Operating Officer (Clinical and Operations) for Living Well Consortium.
He is a psychotherapist registered member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy. He holds relevant qualifications, including a masters in Integrative Counselling and Psychotherapy, a BA (Social Sciences), a Postgraduate in IAPT Leadership and Management of health, and corporate leadership accreditation. He is also a qualified IAPT supervisor and an accredited Well-being Facilitator.
Patrick has a depth of experience in community development, is a children mentor, community advocate, and health and well-being promoter.
He also specialises in writing and literary works, theatre director, acting and African drumming. He is author of Glad Made Mad a socio-cultural drama, and co-author of The Dancing Tree children’s stories.