District Board of Trustees

The District Board of Trustees supports the District Commissioner in the management of provision across Harrogate and Nidderdale in line with our Policy, Organisation and Rules. It also provides governance over the Harrogate and Nidderdale Scout Council charitable entity, as well as the assets of the charity. The Board is formed at the Annual General Meeting of the District Scout Council each year. It is responsible for constituting sub-Committees, as necessary to support it’s work.

Executive Committee

Jean Laight
District Chair
Tom Sadler
District Treasurer
Claire Lowcock
District Secretary

Ex Officio Members

Karsten Hartman
District Commissioner
Joe Sarmiento
District Youth Commissioner
James Porter
District Explorer Scout Commissioner

Nominated Members

Jill Connors
Chair of housing sub-committee
Rachel Capstick
Bryan Wilson

Elected Members

Henry McBratney
John Noe
Amelia Annear

Annual Reports