Jen Dewsnap - Chairman
Jen took over as chair from Cath in 2016 having been Vice Chair and Event Development for the previous 9 years. One of the original SY Pride planners from 2007. Says she's worked out on minimum wage that each committee member is "owed" about £5k per year! Mainly responsible for the event infrastructure, stage and acts, the safety/leglislative requirements and the sponsorship.
Trevor Jones - Deputy Chair
Previous chair and part of the 2007 delivery team, joining the committee for 2008. Mainly responsible for the Walk of Unity, working with DMBC and authorities to agree the route and safety etc. Also the chief decorator and designer of the backstage area and the site in general. The man who can and does trawl the internet to find every mortal thing needed for the best possible price! He also has a huge responsibility with the website shared with Rob.
Caf Fox -Treasurer
Caf holds on to very tight purse strings! She rules the committee with an iron rod and doesn't allow anything to be spent that isn't absolutely needed!
Andy Carter -Committee Member
Andy is a vital member of the team who worked on our project, writes funding bids and looks after our funders. He's been a member of the committee for well over 8 years and is the only member with a good excuse to miss meetings as he's current;y living and working in South Africa!
Kevin Dorlin-Wagstaff - Secretary
Kev takes notes and prepares minutes of all the meetings - he has writers cramp after the very long meetings at times! He makes sure we're all on track and delivering what needs to be delivered as agreed and reminds us all when we don't!
Jill Jenkinson - Committee Member
Jill is responsible for first aid and insurance as well as taking all bookings for the market.
John Dorlin-Wagstaff - Committee Member
Jack of all trades, helps with the market, the backstage and pretty much anything.
Rob Clayton - Committee Member
Works primarily on the website and the social media.
Michael Owen - Committee Member