Meet the Team at Ryedale Community Transport CIO

Our Board of Trustees

Philip Richardson MBE

Philip Richardson MBE

Chair

Joined the Board of Trustees on 5 March 2019.

Barry Whitaker

Barry Whitaker

Treasurer

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

David Yellen

David Yellen

Trustee

Joined the Board of Trustees on 23 January 2019.

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 Team

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 Team

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.

Martin Knight

Martin Knight

Volunteer Admin Support

Ardent supporter and volunteer at Ryedale Community Transport since it started in 2005. Joined the board of Trustees on 9 October 2017 and held the role of Chair until standing down in May 2019. 

Retired from the board of Trustees in December 2019 but is still an active admin volunteer. Martin was the guiding force behind the charity converting seamlessly to a Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO).