Tony Durcan, OBE

Trustee

Tony is Assistant Director, Transformation at Newcastle City Council. He has led a series of transformation programmes for the council, including the development of the new Newcastle City Library; transforming the public library/community hubs offer; and leading the digital transformation programme – Digital Newcastle. Tony was President of SCL from 2007-09, is Vice Chair of The Reading Agency and Visiting Professor at Northumbria University.