Meet the trustees

Lichfield Arts is a non profit making registered CIO Charity (charitable incorporated organisation) who’s activities are aimed to ensure that Lichfield district has a thriving arts community wherein all residents and visitors have the opportunity to experience and be inspired by a diverse range of arts. This in turn aims to provide personal wellbeing, education, social cohesion and assisting the local economy.

As such, Lichfield Arts requires a board of trustees who have overall control of the charity and are responsible for making sure it’s doing what it was set up to do. More information about the role of trustees can be found HERE

Lichfield Arts has a board consisting of ten trustees including the current chairman: Jeff Fowler, vice chair: Phil Beale, treasurer: Duncan Rippon, president and vice president: Brian Pretty and Stuart Davies respectively.

The Charity Commission overview of Lichfield Arts can be found HERE

Below in no particular order is an introduction to the current board of trustees and a brief overview of their various roles. All trustees can be contacted through the Lichfield Arts office.

 

Lichfield Arts' Current Board Of Trustees

 
Jeff Fowler
Jeff Fowler

Trustee & Current Chair

My name is Jeff Fowler and I am acting chair of Lichfield Arts. I have been actively involved in Lichfield Arts for over 25 years....

Rob Tilston
Rob Tilston

Trustee

My name is Rob Tilston and I am a trustee of Lichfield Arts with responsibility for looking after the bar – a subject dear to my heart....

Duncan Rippon
Duncan Rippon

Trustee / Treasurer

Hi, my name’s Duncan Rippon and I’ve been a Trustee and Treasurer at Lichfield Arts since 2012....

Tim Perks
Tim Perks

Trustee

My name is Tim Perks. I’m a trustee of Lichfield Arts and currently responsible for the organisation’s marketing. ...

Rob Morris
Rob Morris

Trustee

My name is Rob Morris and I’ve been a volunteer with Lichfield Arts since 1995. In 2013 I was privileged to be invited to become a trustee. ...

Les G. Smith
Les G. Smith

Trustee

My name is Les G Smith. I hold the lead on Networking and Sponsorship....

Brian Pretty
Brian Pretty

Trustee / President

My name is Brian Pretty and I volunteered in the 80’s to run the bar, and was appointed administrator then director in 90’s....

John Percival
John Percival

Trustee

My name is John Percival and I am the Trustee responsible for Outreach. I have been working in the arts and education sector for the last 13 years...

Stuart Davies
Stuart Davies

Trustee / Vice President

I have been associated with Lichfield Arts for over fourteen years, ten of them as Assistant Director....

Phil Beale
Phil Beale

Trustee / Vice chair

I became a Trustee of Lichfield Arts in October 2013, and am now Vice Chair. As well as assisting the Chair in steering...