Shantel is the Chief Executive of UK charity Arthritis Action, and a Trustee of the Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Alliance (ARMA), an umbrella charity for arthritis charities concerned with musculoskeletal disorders, rheumatology, arthritis research & care. She has worked in membership organisations for over 15 years in both the charity and private sectors.
Shantel is keen to help more people with arthritis to lead active lives through Arthritis Action’s self-management approach. She is also Director of the Lips Choir Community Interest Company.
Arthritis is a condition that causes stiffness and swelling in the joints. One in six of us have arthritis and one in five will consult a GP about a musculoskeletal problem each year. It is the leading cause of pain and disability in the UK.
12/10/2017 11:23 BST
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