Maureen Vevers had a career in Information Technology in private sector organisations including Unilever, KPMG and as Group IT Director for Powergen plc, the utility group. In recent years she established a successful IT consultancy firm whose clients included The Institute of Cancer Research and The Institution of Engineering Technology.
She has held a number of public service roles including Board membership of The Legal Ombudsman, Yorkshire Learning & Skills Council and a Primary Care Trust. She is a trustee of York Cemetery. An alumna of the University of York, Maureen is a member of the University Court and a former member of the Audit committee.