Michele Bryans

Michele Bryans joined EastSide Partnership in June 2015. She is Manager of the Connswater Community Greenway Trust, and previously the Community Engagement and Volunteer Manager for the project.

Michele was employed in a variety of youth and community roles in East Belfast since 2005 focusing on youth and community development, training and facilitation, volunteer management and restoratives practices. Michele attends many community forums and networks in East Belfast including the Inner East Forum and the East Belfast Youth Practitioners Forum of which she was chair person from 2011 to 2015. 
Michele is also an independent member of the East Belfast District Policing and Community Safety Partnership and sits on the management committees for Walkway Community Association and the East Belfast Area Youth Project.
Michele has a BA Honours Degree from Queens University Belfast in European Studies and a Foundation Degree in Counselling Studies from Ulster University.