Destination Staffordshire Board

The Board has and 11 Private Sector and 10 Public Sector members representing different sectors.

The Private Sector members are:





Alton Towers Resort

Francis Jackson

Large Accommodation Businesses

Best Western Stoke Moat House Hotel

Claire Furnell-King


Canal and River Trust

James Dennison


Drayton Manor Park

Bob Keys

National Forest

The National Forest Company

Louise Driver


National Memorial Arboretum

Philippa Rawlinson

National Trust

National Trust

Hayley Mival, Shugborough

Volunteer Sector

Staffordshire Waterways Group

Julie Arnold

Staffordshire Wildlife Trust

Staffordshire Wildlife Trust

Julian Woolford

Business Tourism Sector

Staffordshire Conference Bureau

Claire Williams

Education Sector


Paul Williams

Heritage Sector

Lichfield Cathedral

Simon Warburton

The Public Sector members are:

Cannock Chase District Council

Cllr Tony Johnson

East Staffordshire Borough Council

Cllr   Edward Barker

Lichfield District Council

Cllr   Iain Eadie

Peak District National Park Authority

Cllr Andrew Hart

South Staffordshire Council

Cllr Roger Lees

Stafford Borough Council

Cllr  Frances Beatty

Staffordshire County Council

Cllr Philip White (Deputy Chair)

Staffordshire Moorlands District Council

Cllr   Hayley Plimley

Stoke-on-Trent City Council

Cllr   Lorraine Beardmore

Tamworth Borough Council

Stacy Birt

Latest Minutes

Minutes 27 Feb 2020