Executive team

The Executive Team are responsible for the day-to-day running of the charity. The charity undertakes commissioning (describing what is needed) and raising funds to support those needs.


Peter Kelby (Chief Executive)

Most of Peter’s career has been in the private sector including Cadbury Schweppes, Premier Brands and Scott Bader. He started his career in IT and then moved into planning and strategy. He was a Non-Executive Director for Northamptonshire NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) and a management consultant.


Angela Howe (Head of Service Development)

Angela qualified as a Registered Nurse in 1987. Much of her nursing career was within Cancer and Palliative Care. She was responsible for the strategic and operational management of Specialist Palliative Care Services provided by Northamptonshire Health Care Trust. Angela also worked as a Service Improvement Facilitator and has experience in the development and redesign of Cancer Services.

Wendy Reason (Director of Income Generation)

Wendy joined Cransley Hospice as Director of Income Generation in January 2016 having worked in senior fundraising roles on both a local and national level for over 20 years. She started her career as a Community Fundraiser at the RNLI and subsequently spent 17 years developing fundraising strategies delivering year on year growth, working with and managing multi- disciplinary fundraising teams and volunteers.

Sue Horner

Sue Horner (Accountant)

Sue started her career in the finance sector in 1998 at Lloyds Bank Plc and has since worked in central government and for Thames Valley Police, while gaining her accountancy qualifications. She transferred into the Hospice charity sector in 2011, and has worked for Cransley Hospice Trust since 2014.