Our Board and Executive Team
Severn Vale Housing Board is our governing body and all members are volunteers (Board Members' pay is currently under review). The Board is made up of Customers, Tewkesbury Borough Councillors and Independent Representatives. The role of the Board is to promote strategic direction, ensure accountability and to support and advise the Executive Team.
The Board has adopted the National Housing Federation's Code of Governance to ensure they are balanced, diverse, effective and comply with legal requirements.
Board member vacancies
We are currently looking for two new Board members. We are particularly looking for applicants with change management, risk management, commercial skills and a strategic insight into the use of IT within business. If you think this could be right for you, please find out more.
The current members of our Board are shown below.
|Laurence James - Board Chair||Former Company Managing Director, Chair of the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and Board Chair of Stroud & Swindon Building Society|
|Mark Davies||Long-term consultant to NHBC, Entrepreneur|
|Jim Dickson||Non-executive Board member of Guinness Partnership and Oxbode Housing Association|
|Mary Miller||Non-executive Board member of Bromford Housing, qualified accountant, MD of Westbury Homes and non-exec of Astor Homes|
|Councillor at Tewkesbury Borough Council|
|Claire Wright||Councillor at Tewkesbury Borough Council|
|Debbie Midwinter||SVHS customer|
|Tony Newall||SVHS customer|
The day to day operation of Severn Vale Housing is managed by the Executive Team: