Rowena Estwick is the co-CEO of Ten Years’ Time, on secondment from Guy’s and St Thomas’ Foundation. Rowena joined Guy’s and St Thomas’ Foundation in 2017, initially leading on National and International partnerships. She is now Director of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion providing strategic leadership across the Foundation on the development, implementation and embedding of diversity, equity, and inclusion practices and ambitions internally and externally.
She is an Urban Health 360 Strategic Advisor, Vice Chair of a Multi Academy Trust covering nine schools in Kent, RSA fellow, and Peer Reviewer of Cities & Health Journal.
She has published articles in peer reviewed journals on health equity, DEI and philanthropy. Rowena is a strong advocate of community leadership and has extensive experience in grassroots community programmes, leading organisational cultural change and advocating for social justice within education. At the start of her career, she developed a community led youth centre, which she ran for ten years and received a Lambeth Civic Award for Services to Young People.