REPORT FROM BOARD MEETING, THURSDAY 1 AUGUST 2019
The Board of Directors of the Community Benefit Society held their first meeting since the AGM on 1 August.
In line with the Rules of the CBS the Board agreed the following statutory appointments
Chairman- Phil Lines
Treasurer - Paul Duester
Secretary – Stephen Barlow.
In addition the main roles of the other board members were agreed
Dewain Clarke - Junior Section engagement and volunteers
Martin Cantrell – Community engagement
Ricky Rea - Football Development – incl Dev team, Womens, Community Coach
Nigel Porter – Ground & facilities. New ground
Mark Allitt – Commercial & venue promotion
Sharon Wright – Bar & Events
The Board received an update on the 1st team recruitment and discussed operational matters relating to home matches and administration for the 1st team, Development team and Women’s team for 2019-20.
Strategic objectives – as agreed at the AGM
United in the Community - Community Coach appointment will be announced at our game on 13 August
Lottery & Membership – As a priority we will endeavour to get everyone involved in the club in all sections to support the lottery and become members. Plans for this discussed.
Player Pathway – teams to bed in and then look to coordinate Player Pathway activity including functions that were in Director of Football remit.
New Ground – await outcome of CDC consultation
Supporter Engagement – it was agreed that we would readvertise the Supporter Liaison Officer position