Skills and Employment Board Membership





City of York Council - Executive

Councillor Andrew Waller

Executive Member - Economy and Strategic Planning

City of York Council

Maxine Squire

Assistant Director - Education and Skills

York College

Lee Probert

Principal and Chief Executive

University of York

Professor Kiran Trehan

Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Partnerships and Engagement

York St John University

Professor Karen Bryan


Askham Bryan College

Dr Tim Whitaker

Chief Executive

York Jobcentre

Wendy Mangan

York & North Yorkshire Employer and Partnership Manager

West & North Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce

Mark Goldstone

Head of Policy and Business Representation

Federation of Small Businesses / Grounded HR

Caroline Chapman

Member Representative / Business Owner

York and North Yorkshire LEP

Jude Knight

Senior Strategy Manager, Skills

Simpson York Limited

Amanda Davidson

HR Manager

Netsells (Until May 2021)

Bethan Vincent

Marketing Consultant

The Skills Network

Mark Dawe

Chief Executive


Gareth Forest

Policy and Campaigns