Memeber of the Executive Board
Liz originates from the seaside town of Bangor in Northern Ireland but has lived in the Reading area for 23 years. She is married to Justin and has two teenage children.
Stephanie lives in South Oxfordshire and is married with two daughters and five grandchildren. At various times she has been a member of her PCC and Deanery Synod, run a youth group and childrens’ church, and been the administrator for the Anglican Church in Versailles.
Philip is the Operations & Commercial Director of a company that develops resilience in the cyber and cybersecurity market. He has over 30 years’ experience leading and motivating teams to maintain and grow businesses that need to adapt quickly to changing requirements.
Graham is an Anglican Priest who served the first 20 years of his ministry in Herefordshire where for 9 years he was Chair of Trustees (followed by three years as Vice Chair) to the HOPE Charity in Bromyard. Through that charity a children’s centre, a nursery, a training facility and work start up units were built with the principle objective of breaking the cycle of poverty to give children prospects of better lives. Working with families on the margins gave great insight into how children arrive in the care system and their special needs as they go through the process of adoption.
Tim Lives in Witney, where he is married with three children in their twenties. He has been in full time ordained ministry for over 14 years in parishes, plus over 6 years as a Prison Chaplain. When a Parish Vicar, he was a joint founder of "Witney Families Together." Tim currently serves as chair of the “Communities” sub-committee of the board and has been as a PACT Trustee since 2000.
Guy has spent 25 years working in finance mostly as a private equity investor. Until 2011 he was a partner and global head of financing for an international investment firm working on new transactions and with its portfolio of over 25 companies. He has worked with organisations of all sizes and across many countries on helping them to grow. He is also a trustee of Social Business Trust, a partnership of 7 world class businesses that works with social enterprises to help them scale up their operations.
Diana is serving on the PCC and Abingdon Deanery Synod, and has been elected to Diocesan Synod for 15 years, serving on the Board of Social Responsibility until its demise. She is a Trustee of the Oxford Diocesan Mothers’ Union with responsibility for (non-Branch-based) Diocesan Members – including the Bishop of Oxford! From her first marriage she had four children and now has nine grandchildren, the eldest born in 1984.
Anthony became a barrister in 1966 and for the last 20 years has been a Circuit Judge trying cases in the Criminal and Family Courts. He has lived in the Thames Valley area since 1973 and is married with three children and, so far, four grandchildren. He had served on his PCC, Deanery Synod and Oxford Board for Social Responsibility. He has been a PACT Trustee since December 2013.
Jim has been a director in the Energy and Utilities industry working in Information Technology and Finance in the Water and Energy Retail sectors. He is an independent Business Consultant providing mentoring and coaching services for senior industry clients. Living in Berkshire for 30 years, Jim and his wife have a busy family life with an extended family of three sons and five grandsons. Jim has worked with PACT for two years and was recently appointed Chair of the Board of Trustees.