Our People

The Trustees

The trust is governed by a Body of Trustees who regularly meet and make all trust decisions and approve all of our trusts awards . Our current trustees are :

  • Mark Hunter [ Chairman of the Trustees ] 
  • Lady Neill DL
  • Ms V Ferres
  • Mr M G Gornall
  • Mr D G Kirk

Our Trustees are persons of High Standing in the Community who have been appointed to guide the work of the Charity , consider applications and ensure that the Trust meets its Community and Legal obligations .

Our Admin Team

Led by Sue Ackroyd this is the day to day face of the trust and if you are making applications then your first point of contact will be Sue in addition our Trust Visitor will be the person who comes to visit you to assess your application

All applicants will either have been visited or had contact with the Trust Visitor Peter Downie

The Trust is administered by Our Trust Secretary Rosemarie Sharp who is supported by our Administration Team .

The Trust also employs a number of expert services for example agents who manage our property portfolio and financial advisors who help us maximise the income and capital assets of the trust .