The GMA Board is made up of volunteers.  It includes members who work in varying industry sectors and Independent members who bring their business expertise to the GMA.  The sectors our members represent on the board include:

  • Education
  • Local Authority
  • Professional Sport
  • Volunteer / Grassroots

title David Carpenter Chairman

Telephone: 01908 312511 Email: gma@thegma.org.uk

David took over the role of Independent Chairman in 2019, prior to which he was an Independent Director on the GMA board.

title David Teasdale Board Member

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David was the first independent Chairman of the GMA which ended in 2019, he also chaired BISL (Business in Sport & Leisure).

title Peter Lee Board Member

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Peter holds the position of Independent Director on the GMA board.

title Dave Roberts Board Member

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Dave represents the Proffesional Sports Sector.

title Geoff Burgess Board Member

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Geoff is an Independent Director of the Board.

title Adrian Kay Board Member

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Adrian represents the Professional Sports Sector

title James Wright Board Member

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James represents the Education Sector.

title Kimiyo Rickett Board Member

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Kimiyo represents the Local Authority Sector.

title Carol Doran Board Member

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Carol represents the Voluntary Sector.

title Neil Stubley Board member

Telephone: 01908 312511 Email: gma@thegma.org.uk

Neil is as an Independent Director of the Board.

He is currently Head of Courts and Horticulture, AELTC.

title Andy Spetch Board Member

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Andy is an Independent Director on the Board.

title Dr Peter Grant Board Member

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Dr Grant is an Independent Director on the Board.

title Greg Smith Board Member

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Greg represents the Education Sector.

To discuss furtherPlease contact :

title Geoff Webb CEO

Telephone: 01908 312511 Email: ceo@thegma.org.uk

Geoff is responsible for all aspects of GMA business and has been engaged in a modernisation programme since he started with the GMA in 2005.