Board of Trustees

Jane Glaister OBE, Chair:

Extensive knowledge of the cultural, heritage, arts & tourism sectors. Currently also a trustee on the Sector Skills Council for Creative & Cultural Skills, the Creative Industries Development Agency and Leeds University.


John Harris CBE DL MA LLM:

A lawyer by profession, he has extensive knowledge of the visual and performing arts sectors. Currently chair of Harrogate Homeless Project, a trustee of Harrogate Theatre Trust and the Harrogate Royal Hall Restoration Trust.


Nigel Wilson BSc, MCIOB:

A long career in leading on major construction projects throughout the UK. Extensive experience in Health & Safety, Refurbishment and Aftercare. Currently chair of The Estates Sub Committee.


Steve Williams:

External audit Partner at Murray Harcourt accountants. Specialising in charity sector statutory audits and risk management including clients in the arts sector. Currently chair of the FHRR Sub Committee.


Catherine Worsley: 

Brings financial sector expertise as Development Director, WGSF and former Head of Private Banking, Eastern Region, Yorkshire Bank.  


Nina Rogers:

Head of Marketing & PR at Yorkshire Sculpture Park (YSP), with previous marketing roles at Eureka, The National Children’s Museum and the V&A Museum of Childhood.


Joanne Coen:

Solicitor and Partner of Ramsdens Solicitors with 20 years’ experience in family law, heading a team dealing with all aspects of children's welfare.