Patron, Trustees and Council

 

Patron   His Royal Highness The Duke of Gloucester KG GCVO


President  Jane Duncan OBE PPRIBA (left)
Immediate Past President  Angela Brady OBE PPRIBA (right)


Chair  
Dr Geoffrey Purves 
BA BArch RIBA FRIAS MCIArb

Honorary Treasurer
Nigel Thorne LI 
 

Vice Chair
Ronnie McDaniel
Dip Arch (Sheff), FRIBA

  

Honorary Secretary
Mark Grzegorczyk
 

The Council

The Council, which consists of all ABS trustees, is the governing body of the Society.  Most of the strategic development and charity management that is essential to the continuation of the work of the Society is delegated to committees.
 
All committee members are volunteers who give a considerable amount of time and expertise for the benefit of those members of the profession who have fallen on hard times. 
 
Council Members
 


Ken Bingham (Vice President)

Anthony Clerici

Lelia Dunlea-Jones

Janet Dunsmore

William Evans

Chris Goodall
John Moakes
Ronnie McDaniel

Hugh Woodeson

Lucy Mori

Nigel Thorne

Geoffrey Purves

Karen Rogers

Stella Saunders

Sumita Singha

 

Angus Kerr, ABS TrusteeAngus Kerr

 

Mark Grzegorczyk

Richard Brindley

 


 

 Photographs by Mark Thomas, Malcolm Cochrane and Alex Asprey. 

 
Committees
 
We have a number of committees, each responsible for governing certain, specific areas of our work. You can find out more about the work of each committee in our
 
If you wish to register your interest in becoming a Trustee for the Society, please contact .
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