Dan Ellitts

Contracts and Compliance Manager


Dan is responsible for ensuring the smooth running of the day to day management and monitoring of the IAS Programme contracts. 

He is excellent at overseeing the development and rollout of the Independent Support training programme as well as providing guidance and support to contractors. Dan has extensive experience of project and contract management and in the past has been the driving force behind grant and funding programmes for organisations such as Arts Council England and the Heritage Lottery fund.

With a strong background in working in the youth sector, much of his previous work experience has focused on supporting the rights and engagement of young people. At CDC, Dan enjoys being able to bring his skills and experience to the sector he feels really passionate about.

When he’s not working hard at CDC, Dan can be found fighting it out on a Judo mat, studying for his coaching qualifications.