Trustees

The Board of Trustees is the Academy's governing body, responsible for setting its policy and strategy.

Nominations are currently open to become a Trustee of the Radio Academy.

You can download The Radio Academy's full Articles of Association here.


The Radio Academy Trustees

Ben Cooper (Chair)
Controller, BBC Radio 1 & 1Xtra

[ Biography ]

Travis Baxter (Deputy)
Consultant Content and External Affairs Director, Bauer Radio

[ Biography ]

Jimmy Buckland
Director of Strategy, UTV Media (GB)

[ Biography ]

Chris Burns
Head of Group Operations, BBC Radio

[ Biography ]

Sam Jackson
Managing Editor, Classic FM

[ Biography ]

Paul March
Independent Solicitor

[ Biography ]

Tony Moorey
Content Director, Absolute Radio

[ Biography ]

Karen Pearson
Founder & CEO, Folded Wing

[ Biography ]

Chris Pegg
Content Director, Bauer Radio North East & Magic North Network

[ Biography ]

Nishi Sharma
Financial Controller, RadioCentre

[ Biography ]

Mark Story
Managing Director, RadioStory

[ Biography ]

Ashley Tabor
Founder and Executive President, Global Group

[ Biography ]

Maria Williams
Founder, Sound Women / Executive Producer

[ Biography ]