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.

Elizabeth E Webb

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.

Sandra Simpson

Sandra Simpson

Treasurer

Joined the Board of Trustees on 8 March 2022.

David Yellen

David Yellen

Trustee

Joined the Board of Trustees on 23 January 2019.

Dave Ward

Dave Ward

Trustee

Joined the Board of Trustees on 2 March 2021.

Dave is a Specialist Paramedic at Yorkshire Ambulance Service.

Anne Wilson

Anne Wilson

Trustee

Joined the Board of Trustees on 2 March 2021.

Sheila Miller

Sheila Miller

Trustee

Joined the Board of Trustees on 8 March 2022.

Our Dedicated Staff Members

Lynne Hodgson

Lynne Hodgson

Chief Officer

Joined the charity February 2012.

Sharon Lockwood

Sharon Lockwood

Booking Desk Coordinator

Joined the charity March 2013.

Tom Muir

Tom Muir

Fleet Coordinator

Tom joined the charity as a volunteer driver in March 2018, and took on the role of Fleet Coordinator in January 2022.

Kim Lees

Kim Lees

Finance Officer

Joined the charity February 2022.

Linda Thorpe

Linda Thorpe

Administrator

Joined the charity March 2006.

Hayley Freeman

Hayley Freeman

Ryedale Rover Coordinator

Joined the charity April 2021.

Mark Hall

Mark Hall

Wheels 2 Work Coordinator

Joined the charity July 2014.

Linda Taylor

Linda Taylor

Booking Desk Coordinator

Joined the charity February 2017.