A photo of Fran smiling, looking straight at the camera.

Fran Rodgers
Chief Executive Officer

Favourite foodย – Pizza
Favourite place to goย – Home
Favourite song – Leonard Cohen, “Suzanne”

Fran oversees the growth and development of Purple Patch, which includes developing projects, securing funding, finding new partners, delivering training, and as many spreadsheets as she can possibly fit into a day. She is a director of Your Consortium Ltd in Knaresborough, has a secret past as a folk singer, and has a newly discovered passion for gardening, especially if she can eat what she’s grown!