Meet the Team at Ryedale Community Transport CIO

Patron

Christopher Legard

Christopher Legard

Patron

Chris is the very first Patron of Ryedale Community Transport, taking up the role in June 2021. 

Chris served as High Sheriff of North Yorkshire for 2018/19 and was appointed Vice Lord-Lieutenant of North Yorkshire in 2019.

Our Board of Trustees

Philip Richardson MBE

Philip Richardson MBE

Chair

Joined the Board of Trustees on 5 March 2019.

Anne Wilson

Anne Wilson

Trustee

Joined the Board of Trustees on 2 March 2021.

Barry Whitaker

Barry Whitaker

Treasurer

Joined the Board of Trustees on 23 January 2019. Treasurer and Head of Finance Sub Committee.

Elizabeth E Webb

Trustee

Joined the Board of Trustees on 2 March 2021.

Elizabeth is Solicitor and Head of Wills and Probate at Emsleys Solicitors in Leeds, she is an associate member of Solicitors for the Elderly, a Dementia Friend Champion, an affiliate member of STEP and an inactive member of the California Bar.

David Yellen

David Yellen

Trustee

Joined the Board of Trustees on 23 January 2019.

Dave Ward

Trustee

Joined the Board of Trustees on 2 March 2021.

Dave is a Specialist Paramedic at Yorkshire Ambulance Service.

Our Dedicated Staff Members

Ken Gill

Ken Gill

Chief Officer

Joined the charity January 2007.

Ian Wilkinson

Ian Wilkinson

Fleet Coordinator

Joined the charity October 2019.

Linda Taylor

Linda Taylor

Booking Desk Coordinator

Joined the charity February 2017.

Lynne Hodgson

Lynne Hodgson

Finance Manager

Joined the charity February 2012.

Linda Thorpe

Linda Thorpe

Administrator

Joined the charity March 2006.

Sharon Lockwood

Sharon Lockwood

Booking Desk Coordinator

Joined the charity March 2013.

Mark Hall

Mark Hall

Wheels 2 Work Coordinator

Joined the charity July 2014.

Sharon Cawte

Sharon Cawte

Development Officer

Joined the charity March 2019.

Hayley Freeman

Hayley Freeman

Trainee Administrator and Booking Desk Coordinator

Joined the charity April 2021.