Forum & Executive Board
The six Berkshire unitary authorities each nominate one representative to the Forum and appoint two directors to the Executive Board; one on behalf of the Local Authority Leaders and the other on behalf of Local Authority Chief Executives.
The Private Sector and the Community Sector directors & representatives are appointed following an open application and interview process.
The Education Sector nominates its representatives from the five Further Education Colleges and the University of Reading.
The Business Organisations nominate their representatives after consideration by the Berkshire Branch of the Institute of Directors, the Thames Valley Region of the Federation of Small Businesses and the board of the Thames Valley Chamber of Commerce. The CBI nominates an observer to the Forum.
Further Education Director
Access to Finance Lead
Life Sciences and Healthcare Lead
Higher Education Lead
Berkshire Leaders' Group Representative
Katharine Horler OBE
Community Sector Lead
Dr Philippa Roles
Tim Smith MBE
Berkshire Chief Executives' Group Representative
Executive Board of Directors
Thames Valley Chamber of Commerce
Federation of Small Businesses
Strategic Transport Lead
West Berkshire Council
Institute of Directors
Wokingham Borough Council
Reading Borough Council
Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead (Accountable Body)
Slough Borough Council
Social Inclusion Lead