Our Board and Officers

The Board is elected by Guild members and we also co-opt board members during the year to fulfil specific roles as they arise. As at March 2019 our board members are confirmed as follows:-

Chair - Janet Collins - Email

Vice Chair - Alison Peck - Email

Adviser to Chair - Clare Griffel

Governance - Company secretarial - Susannah Matthews - Email

Treasurer - Suzan Turner - Email

Membership Secretary role split

New Members - Janet Collins Renewals - Fiona Mannifield - Email

News and events items for website - Linda Curry - Email

Collections - Board link with the Collections Team - Janet Collins - Email

Webcontent - Suggestions for new content for the website - Linda Curry - Email

Convention 2020 (Finance & Admin) - Julie Hulme Email


Post-holders - These are not directors. They are appointed by, and work with, the Board. Their roles and contact details are below:

General Enquiries - Fiona Laden - Email

Joint Slipknot Editors - Elspeth May and Denise Cripps - Email

Publications Curator - Barbara Smith - Email

Textile Archivist- Angharad Thomas - Email

Collections Team - Maureen Wheeler - Email