Elaine Handley - Service Manager
Elaine has been part of DAAS for over 25 years and has worked her way through the organisation as administrator, counsellor and team leader. She has led the development it from NDAAS (North Derbyshire based alcohol service) into DAAS (countywide) and then to an integral part of Derbyshire Recovery Partnership for which DAAS delivers key elements of service provision.
Elaine also has an ILM management qualification and has taken a lead in gaining service accreditations for DAAS, such as IIP, CSE, BACP and the Matrix award for information and guidance. Elaine has a background in counselling and gained a Masters degree in counselling and human relationships with a specialist interest in gender and power relationships and women and alcohol.
Iain Highlands - Finance and Business Manager
Iain joined DAAS as Finance and Business Manager in October 2021.
Iain is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accounts and joins DAAS following a long career as a Finance Director in the private sector primarily working in food manufacturing businesses.