Coming from a commercial marketing background, D’Arcy Myers has been working in the charity sector for 30 years, initially focused on income generation and self-reliance around the world. He has been the CEO for three charities and for the past seven years has been a consultant helping charities with governance, leadership, strategy and training. D’Arcy is an active trustee. He was one of the founding trustees for The Small Charities Coalition, has been Chairperson for The Parity Trust and The Charterhouse Group of Therapeutic Communities. He currently chairs both The Smallwood Trust and The Association of Charitable Organisations. D’Arcy has also spent eight years as a secondary school governor.