Mike is a Chartered Accountant, educated in Scotland, trained in Manchester and worked in Public Transport (Buses) for 30 years. He has lived in Sheffield since 1974 and was Deputy Chief Executive of Mainline Buses when it was sold in 1998.
Since then he has been a company director and is a business advisor. He was a school governor for 26 years and has been a trustee of several trusts and charities. He is married with 2 grown up boys and 3 granddaughters. He is a keen golfer, enjoys fly fishing and has been a judge of toy dogs at dog shows.
Alan Anderson is a long serving Consultant Physician / Geriatrician based at the Royal Hallamshire Hospital.
His interests include patient records, multidisciplinary working and turning around doctors in difficulty.
He is married with a son and a daughter and four grandchildren.
Janet qualified as a State Registered Nurse in 1968 and as a Midwife in 1970.
Her career in Cardiothoracic nursing working in Intensive Care followed until she decided to pursue a role in Nurse Management in the Private sector. This resulted in her becoming the Director of Nursing at Thornbury Hospital for 11 years. Janet retired from Nursing 9 years ago.
She has a son, daughter and four gorgeous grandchildren.
Jackie retired from The Finance Department at Sheffield University where she was Head of Salaries and Superannuation for c7000 employees and associated NHS staff. Since retirement Jackie has been heavily involved with child care with her four delightful grandchildren.
During this period Jackie’s husband became very ill requiring full time home care during a long progressive terminal illness. In nursing her husband it became necessary for Jackie to understand the complexities and procedures required both medically and financially to ensure the best possible care.
Jackie is currently a member of Ecclesall Surgery Patient Participation Group.
Clive is a Chartered Mechanical Engineer who spent all of his working life in the Steel Industry specialising in later years in the manufacture of precision engineering steels mainly used in the aerospace and automotive industries.
He is a former Works Director of both the Stocksbridge and Rotherham engineering steels businesses and is a past Chairman of the former Rotherham Training and Enterprise Council. He enjoys playing golf at Hallamshire although the fellowship and exercise is often better than the quality of his golf!
After originally training and working as a journalist, David has worked in the private sector for over 20 years in a wide variety of roles.
He is currently Head of Marketing at Irwin Mitchell, one of the largest law firms in the UK, where he is responsible for a large team people covering all aspects of marketing across the UK.
David lives in Bradway, Sheffield, with his wife and two children.
Amanda is an Association of Accounting Technician (AAT) qualified since 2013. Amanda was born in Sheffield but educated in Derbyshire and still lives there with her partner and son. She also has a grown-up daughter and 2 grandsons.
Amanda still works and has worked over 25 years at St Luke’s Hospice in Sheffield as the Payroll and Finance Co-ordinator.