Rory O’ Connor
Director of Welfare and Policy,
Rory joined the Royal Air Forces Association in May 2014 as the Director of Welfare and Policy. Rory is responsible for the day to day coordination, delivery and oversight of all aspects of the Welfare support services of the RAF Association. This includes the national responsibility for welfare teams and 1000 welfare volunteers. Rory came from SSAFA a Military Charity where he was responsible for all of the contracted SSAFA Health and Social Care services in Cyprus. He also managed the SSAFA volunteer teams. Previous to Cyprus, Rory managed Primary and Community Health Care services in British Forces Germany. He has a wealth of experience within the Health and Social care sector. Rory resigned from the Royal Navy in 2004 having undertaken a number of tri -service postings and spending much of his service career attached to the Royal Marines.