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Our Trustees

Below is the list of all current OCA trustees:

  • Professor Alan Cooke (Chair), Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Corporate Resources) of the University for the Creative Arts (UCA)
  • Cathy Baxandall, Company Secretary of Marshalls plc, a Trustee of Ilkley Literature Festival and a former board member of Yorkshire Youth and Music
  • Professor Patsy Cullen, former Director of Learning and Teaching at York St John University and former Head of Learning Resources at the National Arts Education Archive at Bretton Hall. She is a Governor of Leeds Arts University, a former Board Member of the Museums, Libraries and Archives Council and a former member of the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) Disability Monitoring Panel
  • Marie-Claire Isaaman, Chief Executive Officer of Women in Games
  • Alan Newton, Independent Member of the UCA Audit & Risk Committee and Board of Governors
  • John Oliver, Independent Expert to the Audit & Risk Committee at The London School of Architecture and former Independent Member of the UCA Board of Governors
  • Harry Rich, Registrar of Consultant Lobbyists, Governor of Glasgow School of Art and former Independent Member of the UCA Board of Governors
  • Carlos Sá, board member of ‘Talent-Individuality Through Education‘ (TALENT), acting as CMO – Chief Marketing Officer, and Visiting Professor at UCA

OCA Trustees Register of Interests

Register of Interests