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Organisational Structure

Organisational Structure

The Trust is the major

provider of sport and recreation, arts and entertainment and health and community programmes throughout Pendle and responsible for operating three sports centres/swimming pools, a spa, golf course, athletics and fitness athletics centre, a theatre and an arts, culture and enterprise centre. 

It is governed by a Board of 16 Trustees who have been selected from customers, staff, professional local residents and Elected Members representing the three main political parties. They are committed to driving the Trust forward and ensuring that its aims are achieved and reviewed regularly in line with the organisation’s corporate business plan and strategic objectives linked to local, regional and where appropriate national strategies. 

The Trust’s management structure (Finance, HR, Marketing, Development, Administration and Training Sections) is responsible for policy direction and facilitating the day to day operation of facilities and the implementation of community based programmes and initiatives.

The Trust aims:-

Board

Mr Bernard Swarbrick – Chairman
Mr Tariq Mahmood
Mr Paul Wilson
Mr Martyn Hartley
Cllr Dorothy Lord
Cllr Margaret Foxley
Cllr Naeem Ashraf
Mr Edward Lee
Mr Neil Standage
Mr Shaqil Ahmed
Mr Stephen Grant
Ms Leisa Chadwick
Mr Robert Cork
Mrs Fiona Callaghan

Trust Management

 Alison Goode Chief Executive
Jason Whittaker Executive Manager Finance
Vanessa Kelly Executive Manager HR

Quammer IqbalOperations Manager
Paul Whittaker Business Development Manager
Sue MadiganPublicity/PR Manager
Clive Escreet Up and Active Manager
Sean Lawler ACE Centre/ Hospitality Manager
Tony Dodd Muni Theatre Manager
Beverley Hinnigan Inside Spa Manager
Luke Allwood Gym Manager
Alison DowWavelengths Assistant Manager
Samantha LambPendle Leisure Centre Assistant Manager
Sam Bowden West Craven Sports Centre Assistant Manager
John Rawcliffe Seedhill Athletics and Fitness Centre Manager
Jason Whittaker Marsden Park Golf Course Manager
Natalie Alderson Senior Therapist
Karen Pickles Senior Therapist
Julie Hanson Senior Therapist
Kathy Titterton Grant Funding/ Administration Manager