NSPCC Board of Trustees
Working alongside the Executive Board and the Council to meet our objectives
The Board of Trustees is responsible for setting and monitoring the NSPCC’s strategic objectives. There are currently 16 trustees who make up the board.
There are 6 Divisional Trustees, providing the link with supporters and volunteers across the country. The trustees meet six times a year.
The Executive Board
The Executive Board (Chief Executive Peter Wanless and the Directors) works closely with the trustees and carries out the day-to-day running of the organisation.
The Board delegates some areas of its work to sub-committees:
- Audit and Risk
- Fundraising (in an advisory role)
- Nominations and Governance
- Service delivery
- Divisional Trustees
Annual Council Meeting
The Annual Council Meeting usually held each October, to which members of the NSPCC Council and other guests are invited, covers:
- Voting on any Branch motions
- The election or re-election of the Treasurer and Trustees
- The appointment of the auditors
- Receipt of the Annual Report and Accounts
Current Board of Trustees
Heather Henshaw MBE
Dame Denise Platt DBE
Esther Rantzen CBE
Ramez F. Sousou
Lady Brenda McLaughlin CBE
David Tait MBE
Professor Terence Stephenson
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