Postcode Local Trust was established in 2015 and is governed by an independent board of directors. The directors are also responsible for making all funding decisions.
Mike has been CEO of Northumberland Wildlife Trust since September 2005. Before this, he spent 7 years at North York Moor National Park Authority as Head of Information, Education and Visitor Services. He has also worked for Cleveland County Council and the Forest of Dean.
Judy currently works as Fundraising Manager for Woodland Trust Scotland and has been raising funds for charitable causes for over 11 years, including MND Association, Diabetes UK, British Red Cross and WWF Scotland. Previous to this, she worked for Virgin Retail Ltd and spent a year teaching Events Management at London Metropolitan University.
Rob has spent most of his career working as a BBC journalist making radio and television news and current affairs programmes. He currently holds the position of Deputy Director of Heriot-Watt University. In his spare time, Rob enjoys supporting his 2 boys in a range of sports, as well as finding time for cycling and hill running.
Aidan works for Royal Bank of Scotland in their commercial and private banking division, based in London. Aidan is a qualified accountant and has a master’s degree in accountancy and finance from Edinburgh University.
Liz has been a professional fundraiser for 20 years and is currently Director of Fundraising at Teenage Cancer Trust. Before this, she held senior fundraising roles at Battersea Dogs & Cats Home and the British Red Cross. Liz is passionate about the charity sector and is also proud to be a trustee and fellow of the Institute of Fundraising, chairing their Standards Advisory Board. Liz joined Postcode Local Trust in 2019.