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Destination Staffordshire Board

The Board has 11 Public Sector and 12 Private Sector members representing different sectors.

The Private Sector members are:





Alton Towers Resort

Francis Jackson

Large Accommodation Businesses

Best Western Moat House

Claire Furnell-King


Canal and River Trust

Simon Papprill

Small Accommodation Businesses

Colton House

Ron Lawrence


Drayton Manor Park

Bob Keys

National Forest

National Forest

Simon Evans


National Memorial Arboretum

Sarah Montgomery (Chair)

National Trust

National Trust

Jennifer Holsey

Volunteer Sector

Staffordshire Waterways Group

Julie Arnold

Staffordshire Wildlife Trust

Staffordshire Wildlife Trust

Julian Woolford

Retail Sector

Stoke City Centre Partnership

Doug Wardle

Training Sector

Stoke-on-Trent College

Andrew Greenhough

Education Sector


Paul Williams

Heritage Sector

Lichfield Cathedral

Simon Warburton

The Public Sector members are:

Cannock Chase District Council

Cllr Gordon Alcott

East Staffordshire Borough Council

Cllr Julia Jessell

Lichfield District Council

Cllr Ian Pritchard

Newcastle Borough Council

Peak District National Park Authority

Lesley Roberts

South Staffordshire Council

Cllr Bob McCardle

Stafford Borough Council

Cllr Mike Smith

Staffordshire County Council

Cllr Mark Winnington

Staffordshire Moorlands District Council

Cllr Andrew Hart

Stoke-on-Trent City Council

Cllr Anthony Munday

Tamworth Borough Council

Cllr Joy Goodall

Latest Minutes

Minutes 11 July 2018