WHUISA COMMITTEE 2019

Following the AGM ratification and the co option process we are pleased to announce the WHUISA Committee Members as follows:

WHUISA EXECUTIVE MEMBERS

Chair: Lew Ozarow (Teams 1 and 6)

Vice-Chair: John Ratomski (Team 6)

Treasurer: Kevin Hind (Teams 2 and 6)

WHUISA GENERAL COMMITTEE MEMBERS AND INTERIM OFFICERS

Membership, Interim: Hannah Ozarow (Teams 1, 3 and 4)

Social Media, Interim: Jack Hart (Teams 1, 3 and 4)

Secretary, Interim: Antony Hines (Teams 1 and 2)

Debbie Donovan (Teams 2 and 5)

Stephen Goldberg (Teams 2 and 4)

Mike Gunn (Teams 3 and 4)

Jamie How (Team 5, shop)

Terry Land (Teams 2 and 4)

Kiran Moodley (Team 5, PR)

Algirdas Bojoras (WHUISA Overseas Members, Europe) (Team 1)

Andrew Briscoe (WHUISA Overseas Members, non-Europe) (Team 1)

Peter O’Prey (All WHUISA UK Supporter Groups) (Team 1)

All Committee members will be contributing to Team 5

Q&A

What are the teams for?

The above Committee members will be operating within 6 specialist teams, as follows:

  1. Membership

  2. Administration, Finance and Legal

  3. IT Services

  4. Social Media

  5. Marketing, Publicity and Sales

  6. Representation on external bodies.

In addition, the six operating teams will have “Ambassadors”: People and organisations with the required skill sets and expertise which can be called upon to support them as required.

How were the committee members elected?

The closing data for applications to join the committee was Friday 26th April.

All applicants for executive positions were elected unopposed.

Those who applied for general committee positions before the deadline were elected and ratified at the 2019 AGM.

Others were co-opted before the AGM or after the AGM following the decision to increase the size of the committee.

Elected unopposed and ratified at the 2019 AGM

Lew Ozarow, John Ratomski, Kevin Hind

Elected and ratified at the 2019 AGM

Debbie Donovan, Kiran Moodley

Co-opted and ratified at the 2019 AGM

Hannah Ozarow, Jack Hart, Stephen Goldberg, Mike Gunn, Jamie How, Terry Land

Co-opted since the 2019 AGM

Algirdas Bojoras, Andrew Briscoe, Peter O’Prey

Are there any additional vacancies?

The Committee will invite applications to co-opt further committee members onto the committee to represent people with disabilities and members aged up to 21.