- The High Sheriff of Bristol
- The Lord Mayor of Bristol
- The Lord Bishop of Bristol
- Mr Bob Durie OBE
- Mr John Garland
- Mr Andrew Gregg
- Mr Jeffrey Hordle
- Mr Trevor Jones MBE
- Mr John Ledbury
- Mrs Pat Ledbury
- Mr Charles Lucas
- Mr Geoff Matthews
- Mr Andrew Nisbet
- Mrs Anne Nisbet
- Mr John Pontin OBE
Young Bristol Team
In 2002 Lee joined the Young Bristol staff team and in 2012 became its Chief Executive overseeing the Charity through a period of significant change. Lee remains committed to providing and developing high quality, safe but fun youth provision and programmes that are freely accessible for all young people.
Sue deals mainly with DBS (Criminal Record Checks), NCS (National Citizen Service) as well as helping with the fundraising events and other YB functions – it’s a really busy office where no two days are alike!
Matt has built a wealth of knowledge and experience from front line work with young people.
He has a strong passion for the outdoors and enjoys getting out in natures playground. When it comes to work not only does he strive to provide as many opportunities for young people but also enjoys developing the learning of young people to equip them with the best possible skills, qualifications and experiences.
Lisa gained her qualification in kayaking 21 years ago and became a freelance kayaking instructor. In 2013, Lisa started working at Young Bristol as an Outdoor Activity Instructor and has qualifications in Kayaking, Canoeing, Mountain Biking, Archery, and Caving.
Lisa has a wealth of experience in the outdoors, working with young people and adults, including development projects with disengaged young people, refugees and young people with Special Educational Needs.
Lisa enjoys working with young people in the outdoors, helping them to develop new skills, gain confidence and help them reach their potential. Lisa can often been seen out in the Mendips, caving or mountain biking and in Devon or South Wales whitewater kayaking.
Faye’s area of expertise is traditional film photography and darkroom printing.
She became passionate about working with Young People when she started working for a local Youth Club coaching sessions and then going on to become an ambassador for a local charity which is very close to her heart.
She joined the team with a degree in English Literature from the University of Liverpool and two years experience working in PR and Marketing agencies in the North West of England.
Patrick’s other main interest is ultimate frisbee, he has played in tournaments all around the country and Europe as well as representing Bristol at the highest level. He is also a qualified coach and has worked with various Frisbee teams including the University of the West of England’s 1st team and even ran a session with Olympic rower Sir Steve Redgrave.
Mrs Peaches Golding OBE
As Lord-Lieutenant, her interests include mental health, widening access to opportunities for those most disadvantaged in society, education, social justice, volunteering and poverty. In the commercial sphere she is interested in research and development, science and technology-based enterprises as well as sustainability and environmental protection.
Peaches is the Independent Chair of the Bristol Water Customer Challenge Panel, Non-Executive Consultant of Moon Consulting Ltd and a Trustee of the ss Great Britain. She won the Bristol Post and Bath Chronicle ‘Outstanding Contribution to Business in Bristol and Bath 2015’ award and was England’s first black High Sheriff, serving the County and City of Bristol in 2010-2011. She led on regional and national campaigns regarding corporate responsibility for Business in the Community (one of The Prince’s Charities) from 1994 to 2011.
Peaches was awarded the OBE in 2009 for services to minority ethnic people in the South West. In 2010 she was awarded an honorary MBA and, in 2017, was awarded an honorary Doctorate of the University by the University of the West of England.
Mr Jonathan Webb MB ChB FRCS (Orth)
Jonathan’s charitable interests include the Society of Merchant Venturers, the Society of St Stephens Ringers, and the University of Bristol campaign for resource.
Whilst training to be a surgeon Jonathan played rugby in the amateur days, winning 33 caps for England, playing for Bristol University, Bristol and Bath. During this time England won 2 grand slams and reach the final of the 1991 Rugby World Cup. In 1992 Jonathan was awarded the Rothmans Player of the year award. In 2011 Jonathan joined the RFU Council, he is now the World Rugby representative and sits on the Board of the RFU. He also chairs the Medical Advisory Committee and the Concussion Risk Management Group.
Mr Jamie Cameron
Jamie has been a trustee since 2011 and became Chairman in 2017, working on the development and delivery of the new 2020 strategy. Jamie joined Young Bristol because he believes strongly in the need for community based activities and opportunities to be available for all young people locally around Bristol. During his time as a trustee Jamie has supported the development of Young Bristol’s first land based outdoor activity centre, and is looking forward to building on the success of this over the next few years.
Jamie supports a range of charitable interests both in and out of work and is currently working on the Bristol City Challenge Leadership programme – looking at how to support people with complex mental health issues and multiple needs.
Mrs Lindy Tasker MBE
Dr Lee Everson
Lee also enjoys running & cycling in his spare time and is passionate about providing opportunities and pathways to employment for young people.
Mrs Nancy Chambers
She is a keen amateur painter and has run the Bristol 10K for Young Bristol.
Ms Robin Geller
Robin is a keen runner participating in many long distance events worldwide and is currently a Trustee of the London Marathon. Robin has run a number of marathons raising funds for Young Bristol.
Mr Kassim Hanid
A Youth and Community worker by profession; Kassim has worked with families across the City and has served on a number of voluntary sector management committees. Kassim has coached youth football for over twenty years.
Mr Luke Bigwood
Luke is a qualified Fitness Instructor and enjoys many sports including football and boxing. He also has a keen interest in sustainability and environmental issues. Luke is proud to be from Bristol and wants to see opportunities for all young people to succeed in the city.
Ms Sabreena Grant
Mrs Zoe Tomison
- Mr Malcolm Popperwell QPM
- Mr Peter Prater
- Dr John Savage CBE
- Mr Martin Sessions Hodge
- Alderman Alan Tasker JP
- Mrs Lisa Overton
- Sir David Wills Bt
- Mrs Maureen Whitmore
- Mrs Gill Loats
- Mr Peter Moreman
- Mr David Sutton
- Mr Chris Patterson
- Sir Jay Tidmarsh KCVO MBE JP
- Mr Karl Tucker
- Mr Ben Hardy