Bevan Powell MBE MSc, BSc (Hons)
Trustee & Director
Leroy Logan MBE
PhD (Hons) BSc (Hons)
REALLITY is a voluntary sector company that encapsulates this hearts and minds approach through unique forms of outreach and engagement initiatives, with a particular focus on a target group of young people up to 25 years. The company is steered by a dynamic Board of directors with a wealth of experience in public, private and voluntary sector
organisations. They also have an impressive and proven track record in developing young people via accredited education and arts programmes.
Leroy is a science graduate with several years’ postgraduate research experience who joined the Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) in 1983, serving in predominantly inner London stations. Leroy served as the Superintendent of Hackney borough between 2004-2007, and significantly contributed towards three annual Commissioner’s Commendations given to Hackney as top performing borough in the MPS. Awarded the MBE in Jan 2000 for his contribution to policing and Honorary PhD in 2013. Chair of the Board of Trustees, The Black Police Association Charitable Trust (BPACT) http://www.bpactrust.org.uk/ . Chair of the Adult Advisory Group, One Big Community (1BC) http://onebigcommunity.org.uk/
Bevan is a member of the REALLITY board and member of the Methodist church. He believes strongly in building the capacity of young people so that they are able to engage more effectively with statutory services such as the police and the youth services. Bevan states that young people are the key to social change. In 2007 he was awarded an MBE for his contribution to policing, most of this work focused on diversity management, community and youth engagement.
Rob is a qualified Development Trainer, Recruitment Interviewer and JEGs ‘Job’ Evaluator, with over 25 years experience in the Public Sector having worked in the Department for Constitutional Affairs (DCA) now known as the Ministry of Justice (MOJ). In 2007 Rob was selected as one of the Government’s National REACH Role Models.