Alan Newman

Alan Newman recently joined the Franklin Family Support Services Board from work within the community sector. 

Alan recently retired as CEO for YouthLink Family Trust with whom he worked for 11 years.  Prior to that Alan spent 32 years with Child Youth & Family in a range of roles, the last being as an Operations Manager.

Alan's background has been social work based with much of his work focused on both care & protection and youth justice care work.  He hopes to be of use to Franklin Family Support Services in its work and is attracted to the agency by the varied community work the agency undertakes. 

Alan currently lives on the North Shore, is married to Caroline and has two adult children and a grandson.