Board

We work closely with Sport England and the Mayor of London’s sports division to ensure that our work is coordinated and compliments the efforts of the whole physical activity and sport sector in London.

Jillian Moore

Jillian Moore

Chair

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Jillian is Global Head of Digital Transformation Practice at Atos, having previously led business units at Logica, Publicis Sapient and Slalom. She was also a member of the board of Trustees at Eduserv. She has worked in Digital Transformation in Digital Agencies, Consultancies and SIs and has worked with many markets including CPG, Retail, Sport and Financial Services.
Shaun Dawson

Shaun Dawson

Vice-chair

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Shaun is Chief Executive of Lee Valley Regional Park Authority and has extensive experience of running sports venues that balance commercial and community needs. Including three of London’s 2012 Olympic and Paralympic legacy venues; Lee Valley White Water Centre, Lee Valley VeloPark and the Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre.
Richard Barker

Richard Barker

Board member

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Richard is currently Director of Community Services at Westminster City Council and has worked within the sport and leisure sector for over 17 years, working for several private, public and charitable organisations.
Derek Brewer

Derek Brewer

Board member

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Derek is the former Chief Executive and Secretary of the Marylebone Cricket Club. Derek’s prior career in banking and finance before moving into sport gave him the foundation to ensure Lord’s Cricket Ground remained a world-class sporting venue under his leadership. In 2016, Derek was named Business Lead of the Year by the Nottingham City Business Club.
Mark Jopling

Mark Jopling

Board Member

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Mark is a senior leader with considerable experience of digital transformation and managing the human experience of technology. Mark has worked for Vodafone, BT and Lloyds Banking Group in technology roles, and served the Boards of Middlesex University and West Middlesex Hospital.
Tanya Joseph

Tanya Joseph

Board Member

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Former Marketer of the Year, Tanya is the architect of the award-winning This Girl Can campaign which in its first year inspired 2.8 million women and girls to get active. Tanya has been in communications all her professional life, starting her career as a journalist, before becoming Press Secretary to Prime Minister Tony Blair. She is now the Director of Campaigns and Public Policy at Nationwide Building Society.
Sadie Mason

Sadie Mason

Board member

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Sadie is Chief Executive Officer of Active Sussex. A former international basketball player of 13 years, Sadie has been awarded an MBE for her contribution to sports development spanning more than 20 years and including roles at Sport England and County Sports Partnership Network.
Joyce Ryan

Joyce Ryan

Board member

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Joyce is a Councillor of the London Borough of Redbridge, a trained primary school teacher and a long-serving school governor. Joyce has always had a strong passion and commitment for culture, sports and the arts.
Doug Taylor

Doug Taylor

Board member

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Doug is a Councillor of Enfield Council and governor of Capel Manor College and the Pensions Policy Institute. Doug is also a panel member of the National Employment Savings Trust and a member of the Financial Conduct Authority Consumer Panel.
Kim Wright

Kim Wright

Board member

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Kim has over 25 years’ experience working within local government and sport across London and the South East. Kim is a senior strategic leader and currently Group Director for Neighbourhoods and Housing for Hackney Council.

 
In line with Sport England’s A Code for Sports Governance, we recruit and engage with people with appropriate diversity, independence skills, experience and knowledge to take effective decisions that further the organisations goals. We demonstrate a strong and public commitment to progressing towards achieving gender parity and greater diversity on our Board and we are pleased to say that our Board are 50% on each gender, exceeding Sport England’s target of a minimum of 30%.

If you would like to receive more information about our Board recruitment, commitments and operations, please contact us and we will be happy to assist you.