Youth Action Wiltshire Committee
Jane James is Managing Director of Home from Hospital Ltd, which is an established market leader in domiciliary care, and medico legal consulting. The company has offices both in London and Wiltshire.
Jane is currently the Chair of the Youth Action Wiltshire's Committee and is a Trustee and Vice Chair of Community First.
Jane and her family have lived in Chippenham for over 10 years, having previously lived in London. As a family they are totally committed to supporting both their local and wider community.
Piers runs a Calne based business which works predominantly with Councils around the UK to deliver amenity services to the local community. His previous experience has ranged from trading futures on the old futures exchange through to rare breed pig production.
He is a Community First Trustee and a Youth Action Wiltshire Committee member.
Simon is married with two grown up children and lives at Manton, Nr Marlborough. He qualified as a chartered surveyor and recently retired as a partner of Carter Jonas, heading up the Marlborough office. He was the Crown Estate's managing Agent for their Wiltshire Estates.
Simon's a long standing member and supporter of Youth Action Wiltshire.
Ginnie Keen MBE. has been involved with YAW for more than 10 years and is one of our principle fundraisers having raised thousands of pounds for YAW. She is passionate about YAW and all it does and has always been involved with 'the young', whether previously raising money for Great Ormond Street Hospital, and the NSPCC, and instructing and raising funds for Riding for the Disabled.
She has been involved with the horse world, all her life, having competed herself, point to point and eventing, has been the District Commissioner to the Duke of Beaufort Hunt Pony Club for 10 years, followed by Chairman and Team Manager of the British Pony Eventing Team. With her husband, David she has lived for 35 years in Wiltshire, and has two grown up children and five grand children.
Joss is a Partner at Smith & Williamson and leads up their national Private Client Tax Practice. He lives in Wiltshire and is married to Sophie who works for Wiltshire Young Carers.
Peter has a business background in healthcare technology. He is a director of the Wiltshire Community Bank (Credit Union) and holds a number of non-exec directorships with high tech start-up companies.
Rebecca is now a mother of three young children. Previously, she worked for the Conservative Party as a researcher, in the Leader's Office, with the Director of Communications and also in the press department.
Emma ran her own recruitment business in London for over 10 years, she has now taken a step back and runs her family of three busy young children and various animals in Wiltshire.
Steve lives in Bradford on Avon and is Chief Executive of Wiltshire and Swindon Sport. His background includes a long career with the Probation Service and heading up a specialist Child Protection Unit with the NSPCC.