Ashraf Wallace

Ashraf Wallace joins West Riding FA

Ashraf joins the team as our new Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Lead

West Riding FA are delighted to welcome Ashraf Wallace to the team as our new Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Lead.

Ashraf is responsible for driving forward our commitment to embedding EDI across the football landscape, internally at West Riding FA and supporting the communities that we serve

On joining West Riding FA, Ash said “I’m really excited to join the team at West Riding FA as their new Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Lead. The opportunity to work collaboratively alongside so many different clubs, leagues and organisations to drive Equality, Diversity and Inclusion across the grassroots game really excites me. Using my experience in the charitable sector, together with my volunteer roles in grassroots football, I intend to empower individuals and communities to understand and embed.

Hannah Simpson, West Riding FA Chief Executive, added: "As we celebrate the launch of our Race Equality Plan, I am thrilled to extend a warm welcome to Ashraf, our new Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion lead. Ashraf’s appointment signifies our commitment to embracing diversity and fostering a culture of belonging in the workplace and across the wider grassroots football landscape. With Ashraf’s support and guidance, we look forward to creating a workplace that celebrates every unique contribution where equality is who we are, not just what we do.”