Committees 2021

British Skydiving also has four Specialised Interest Groups (SIGs). Meetings of SIGs are arranged by their sponsoring committee, and are chaired by the Chair of the main Committee or his/her nominee. See the diary of events for meeting dates (as available).

Finance Committee

  • Committee Chair: Tash Higman, Treasurer
  • Committee Secretary: Lise Moore, Finance Manager
  • Committee Members: Joanne Shaw, INED
  • Volunteer Members: Debbie Carter, Gavin High, Jack Davies

IT Strategy Group (reporting to Finance Committee)

  • Committee Chair: Craig Poxon, Chair of Council
  • Committee Secretary: Lise Moore, Finance Manager
  • Committee Members:  Nathan Tutt (Managing Director – ComputerLink Ltd), Jack Davies, Craig Poxon
  • Volunteer Members: Graham Spicer

Member Development Committee (MDC)

  • Committee Chair: Mark Bayada
  • Committee Secretary: Lise Moore, Finance Manager
  • Committee Members:  Mary Barratt, Alex Busby-Hicks, Rob Hartley, Kate Lindsley

Specialised Interest Groups sponsored by the Member Development Committee:

  • Drop Zone Owners & Operators Specialised Interest Group

Elite Performance Committee

  • Committee Chair: Mary Barratt
  • Committee Vice-Chair: Sam Lee
  • Committee Secretary: Helen Lucas, Administration Secretary
  • Committee Members: Simon Soper, Joanne Shaw, Eleanor Southworth, Tom Rofe (Volunteer cttee member)
  • Co-opted, non-voting Members: John Smyth MVO – ISC Delegate, Lucy Westgarth – Judges’ Co-ordinator, Mark Bayada 

Technical Excellence Advisors -TEAs (Advisors to MDC & EPC)

Specialised Interest Groups sponsored by the Competitions Committee:

  • Competition Judges Specialised Interest Group

Safety & Training Committee (STC)

  • Committee Chair: Jeff Montgomery, Safety & Technical Officer
  • Committee Secretary: Trudy Kemp, PA to COO & STO
  • Sub Committee: Riggers

Specialised Interest Groups sponsored by STC:

  • Display Teams Specialised Interest Group
  • Pilots Specialised Interest Group
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