Our trustee board

Possability People is led by a board of trustees. Our board always has a majority of disabled people (we currently have 9 trustees, of whom 7 identify themselves as disabled people) on it.

Board members taking part in Possabiity People launch event

Our trustees

  • Christine Laurence
  • Jon Hastie, Chair
  • Kathy Goddon
  • Linda Elisha
  • Maddy Hamp
  • Shana Pezaro
  • Sophie Reilly
  • Stan Pearce
  • Samantha Oakley (co-opted)

As well as providing strategic direction to Possability People, our trustees ensure we  comply with our governing document (known as our Memorandum and Articles of Association), charity law, company law and other relevant legislation or regulations.

They also make sure we use our money for the things outlined in objectives and work with our Chief Officer to ensure that the organisation works efficiently.

Possability People’s Memorandum and Articles of Association, June 2016

Would you like to become a Possability People Trustee?

If you are interested in becoming a trustee of Possability People, please download our pack below.

Trustee recruitment covering letter

Possability People Trustee Recruitment Pack

EO form

The essential trustee guide (below) provides another helpful explanation of what being a charity trustee is about. This is a government information web page.

The essential trustee

Contact us

If you would like more information about our trustees, including how you might become one, please telephone us on 01273 89 40 40. Or email us at hello@possabilitypeople.org.uk