Kevin is an admitted Solicitor. Following a successful career in the private sector spanning law, financial services and consultancy, he joined Valley Leisure as CEO in 2010.
Kevin is passionate about the role of physical activity in community settings to promote positive physical and mental wellbeing.
Through a diverse career spanning 20 years in the private, public and third sector, Liz has developed extensive experience working with less able, deconditioned and unwell populations to improve their health and wellbeing working in collaboration and partnership with likeminded organisations to facilitate physical activity opportunities. Liz has been instrumental in the development and implementation of Valley Leisure’s ‘I Can Therapy Centres’
HR and Implementation Manager
Nicki led the Project Management and redevelopment of ‘Riverside Bowl’ and subsequently became the Facilities Manager, she has a ‘Prince 2’ and CIPD level 5 qualification and has recently transitioned from this post to a HR and Implementations Management position for Valley Leisure Ltd.
Having then gained further experience with the leading national operator of bowling venues, Chris returned to Valley Leisure in April 2019 as the Operations Manager.
Board of Trustees
Valley Leisure is a charitable trust, which operates through a Board of Trustees. Our trustees are all volunteers, and play a leading role in ensuring the trust is a strong and commercially sound business and that our charitable objectives are achieved.
The trustees bring significant experience and expertise including financial management, marketing, human resources and leisure with demonstrable success in business at both national and international level.
Dr Keith Blacker
Gavin Scott Duncan
Sue has lived in Andover since a very early age and is delighted to be invited to join Valley Leisure. As a proud local, she will strive to assist with any projects that might enhance our local community. Sue is married with two grown up daughters, a son-in-law and a grand-daughter and in her spare time enjoys spending time with both the family and friends alike.
Nick’s professional life began at Unilever plc in 1977 where he held various financial positions and qualified as an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants in 1984. He subsequently joined the Automobile Association in 1988 to broaden his experience in general management roles that included leading a successful start-up business.
In 2000 he became the AA’s Director of Business Services, a position he held until 2003. He then moved into Financial Services with Simplyhealth, becoming the Director of Customer Service until 2009 and the Finance Director of P&I Ltd from 2010 to 2014, prior to joining the Harwood Wealth Management Group in 2014 as CFO. Harwood completed a successful listing to the AIM market in 2016.
Following two full years as a listed Company delivering results ahead of market expectations, Nick decided to step down from the Board and continues as Company Secretary on a part-time basis.