Connect Yorkshire member and architects’ practice The Harris Partnership has appointed a new board member.
Sarah Charlesworth, who leads the Harris Project Management team in the Wakefield office, becomes the company’s ninth board member.
Charlesworth is a chartered member of RICS and holds full membership with APM and APS. She has been with The Harris Partnership (THP) since 2001 and is actively involved with the contractual and quality management of the practice’s five offices (Manchester, Reading, Milton Keynes, London, and Wakefield).
She began her career in the construction industry in 1997 at the CITB National Construction College in Norfolk, gaining practical experience and academic knowledge through the course and various work placements in civil engineering, quantity surveying and building surveying.
Sarah Charlesworth said: “It’s an absolute pleasure to join the board and to continue to help shape and drive all aspects of the company from this level. Over my (nearly) 20 years with the company it has always been creative and forward-thinking and I’m looking forward to ensuring this philosophy remains at the heart of what we do.”
Michael Schorah, THP group managing director, added: “Sarah is a perfect example of how at The Harris Partnership we are dedicated to providing a structured career development path for all our staff and pride ourselves of promoting from within. We welcome her input at board level.”