Lynne Berry is Chair of the Human Tissue Authority and also of Sustrans. Until recently she was Chair of Breast Cancer Now; Deputy-Chair of the Canal & River Trust and Chair of Glandŵr Cymru;. She has had several Chief Executive posts: RVS; the Charity Commission; the General Social Care Council; the Equal Opportunities Commission and the Family Welfare Association. She is a Visiting Professor at Cass Business School, City, University of London; a Fellow Commoner of Lucy Cavendish College, University of Cambridge and an Honorary Fellow of Cardiff University. She is from North Wales, a keen opera-goer, and a singer in Vox Holloway, a community choir based near where she now lives in north London.