Management Commitee

Management Committee

Chair: Nick Arkle. Current Specialist Advisor for the Care Quality Commission, and retired mental health nurse, with specialist interest in governance. Clinical skills, including Dip Counselling.

Secretary: Tahera Lokhandwala. Ex service user, and Asian advice development officer at an advice centre until this closed.

Treasurer: Laraine Bisby. Retired Bank Manager, after 34 years. Now working for same Bank ensuring the welfare of Retired Bank staff,


Wendy Peake. Retired Childrens Service Manager for Barnardos. Many years experience working with teenage mothers in Rotherham some of whom became pregnant as a result of CSE. Skills include management, people skills, and counselling.

Faye Batho. Experienced in clinical, operational and strategic management in the NHS and Voluntary Sector. She is experienced in quality governance and improvement, multiagency collaboration and change management. She is from a counselling background and has a MA in Management

Eileen Brooks. An award-winning journalist and former Head of Communications at Rotherham Borough Council. She is the founder of Stratiji, a PR communications company specialising in media relations, reputation management, PR for public-private partnerships, and training in Plain English and writing for the web.

Philip Moss. Worked at director and chief executive level with a range of organisations including Barnsley City Challenge, Sheffield Development Corporation, Yorkshire and Humber Grid for Learning and Sheffield Hallam University.  Until recently was lay member for Public Patient Engagement with Rotherham Clinical Commissioning Group.