Celebrating the Remarkable Journey of Tessa Ogle, Outgoing CEO of 8 Years
As we bid a heartfelt farewell to Tessa Ogle, our esteemed Charity CEO for 8 years, we reflect on an extraordinary journey marked by her unwavering commitment to mental health awareness and her remarkable achievements that have transformed countless lives within our industry community.
Dear Industry Members,
As we bid a heartfelt farewell to Tessa Ogle, our esteemed Charity CEO for 8 years, we reflect on an extraordinary journey marked by her unwavering commitment to mental health awareness and her remarkable achievements that have transformed countless lives within our industry community. Today, we celebrate Tessa's legacy and the profound impact she has left on all of us.
Tessa's dedication to advancing mental health awareness across our industry has been nothing short of inspirational. Her tireless efforts in initiating training programmes, personally reaching out to over 50,000 individuals, have not only imparted invaluable knowledge but have also ignited a spark of change that will continue to burn brightly for years to come. Tessa's determination to break down barriers and foster open conversations surrounding mental health has undeniably reshaped our collective consciousness.
Under Tessa's visionary leadership, our industry Charity has achieved numerous milestones that have set new benchmarks for our industry. The inception of the ground-breaking Big Build Programme stands as a testament to her innovative thinking and her drive to create lasting impacts on the lives of those we serve. Her ingenious idea of "Pledging for a Cause" showcased her ability to blend creativity with purpose, creating a bridge between corporate and charitable worlds that yielded remarkable results.
Perhaps most notably, Tessa has been an unwavering beacon of support for those facing complex challenges within our industry. Her ability to navigate intricate situations with empathy, wisdom, and grace has provided solace and guidance to countless individuals and their families during their times of need. Her legacy as a problem-solver, a confidante, and a source of strength will forever be etched in the fabric of our industry’s Charity.
As we look back on these incredible eight years, we cannot help but feel a tinge of sadness as we bid farewell to a leader, a mentor, and a friend. Tessa's departure leaves a void that will be challenging to fill, but we are also filled with gratitude for the indelible mark she has left on our hearts and minds. Her vision, her passion, and her kindness have left an enduring legacy that will continue to shape our industry's landscape.
To Tessa, as you embark on a new chapter in your journey, we want you to know that you will be sorely missed by the industry. Your dedication, your guidance, and your unwavering belief in the power of unity have been a driving force that has propelled us forward. As you step into new horizons, may the same boundless energy and positivity accompany you, illuminating your path just as you have illuminated ours.
With deep appreciation and warmest wishes,
(President and Chairman of the Council)