Chair: Andrew Oliver
Name: Neil Gow
Job Title: Vice Chair
What’s Your Role?: Marketing and IT, standing in for the Chair
Hobbies/Interests: I’m a gamer, collector and general nerd. I run a small games publishing company in my spare time and read voraciously when I have the time away from the day job. My sport of choice is American Football. Go Steelers!
Interesting facts about yourself: I used to work alongside the WWE … no, I wasn’t a wrestler! I have never broken a bone and my hatred of Brussel sprouts knows no bounds!
Name: Neal Croudace
Job Title: Treasurer
Hobbies/Interests: Playing the guitar, dancing salsa and following the Toronto Blue Jays who are the best (and only) Major League Baseball team in Canada.
Interesting facts about yourself: There is not supposed to be anything interesting about me because I am an account, but I am possibly the only accountant in North East England who can sing “Bailando” in Spanish. This can at times annoy my wife (who is also a director of the charity).
Name: Linda Croudace
Job Title: Trustee (Policy and Education)
What’s your role?: Support the governance of BRIC through providing advice and guidance within a number of areas including policies & procedures and SFA funding.
Name: Maggie Bailey
Job Title: Trustee (Income Generation and Strategy)
What’s your role?: Generating income
Hobbies/Interests: Bridge: Gardening: Live Music: Rambling: Quizzes.
Interesting facts about yourself: Brought up in Barbados: managed Easter Egg Run with Northumberland bikers: Greenham Common Gal when worked for CofE in London
Trustee: Sharon Fawcett
Name: Jeff Warren