Our Trustees

The Directors of the company are also Charity Trustees for the purposes of Charity Law and, under the company’s articles, are known as members of the Board of Trustees.

Mary Lynch - Chair of Board

Chair of the Board: Mary Lynch

Tourism Marketing Consultant

Formerly Chief Executive, English Tourism Council
Executive Support Warwick University Students’ Union
Business Mentor for The Prince’s Trust
Jeremy Whyman - Vice-Chair

Vice-Chair: Jeremy Whyman

Retired Dental Surgeon

Parish Councillor
Enthusiastic associate of ‘Adventures Offshore’ in Ipswich - a charity providing offshore sailing adventure for youngsters from all walks of life.
Treasurer: Graham Flemons

Treasurer: Graham Flemons


A graduate of Warwick University, Graham joined an international firm and qualified as a Chartered Accountant. Virtually the whole of his working life has been spent in practice, initially with the firm at which he qualified, but from 1985 – 2012 in a smaller, general practice of his own, in partnership with his wife. He has a wide experience of general practice matters and business advice
Financial Consultant: Richard Collins FCA

Financial Consultant: Richard Collins FCA


Commercial Director in a Utility Services GroupCorporate experience in financial and general management, company acquisitions and investment

Trustee: Paul Anthony

Trustee: Paul Anthony


Delivery and programme leader with experience of successfully running major IT Application Services and ERP projects across a wide range of industries. He has also driven successful change projects in people management, governance and in skills building for several thousand staff

Trustee: Chris Bennett

Trustee: Chris Bennett

Chris Bennett works with the Motor Neurone Disease Association with responsibility for Wales, Northern Ireland, the West Midlands, Cheshire and Merseyside. He leads a team of staff and volunteers in care and support services, campaigning and fundraising. Chris was previously Head of Operational Delivery in England for the MS Society, and prior to that was a Regional Manager for the Stroke Association in the Midlands.
Trustee: Madelaine Hanlon

Trustee: Madelaine Hanlon


Chartered Civil Engineer and Chartered Arbitrator. Director of Hanlon Consulting Ltd
Trustee: Nigel Parker

Trustee: Nigel Parker


Qualified Social WorkerPrevious senior operational management experienceProvision and development of social care services in both public and private sector organisations
Trustee: Hilary Wood

Trustee: Hilary Wood



Retired primary school teacher
Personal experience of supporting people with learning disabilities
An understanding of the problems associated with independent living
Particular interest in Autistic Spectrum Disorders