How long have you been a Trustee for Wiltshire Air Ambulance? Since the creation of WAACT.
What’s your background? It’s in the legal profession - I work for Withy King LLP Solicitors and before that I was with Townsends Solicitors. I also did a stint with the Royal Navy.
What was your motivation to step forward to be a Trustee? A desire to give something back to Wiltshire – it’s the county in which I’ve worked for over twenty years. Additionally an air ambulance, in a neighbouring county, saved the life of a friend who had a heart attack whilst out riding.
What skills do you bring to the role? Commercial legal knowledge and also a personal knowledge of charity commission rules and requirements.