Sangita is chief executive of Sheffield Live! and brings over 30 years’ experience in a wide range of community organising, community development and frontline community services including supporting independent living for people with learning difficulties, rape crisis advice lines, Women’s Aid, disability information and advice, drugs and alcohol support, victim support and legal assistance. She has gained many years’ experience as a media producer, manager, trainer, lecturer and business advisor and is currently responsible for business diagnostics, information and brokerage, and business support as a project manager in the Social Enterprise Exchange, a community-based consortium of partners delivering specialist support in Sheffield City Region.