Board and leadership team

Our board determines policies and the strategic and business planning framework.

Board members

Catalyst is led by a board of non-executive directors. It comprises a minimum of seven and a maximum of twelve members. These include one residents’ representative and a minimum of six independent members.

Our board members

  • Richard Brown (Chairman)
  • Nici Audhlam-Gardiner
  • Paul Evans
  • Alison Knocker
  • Anne Markey
  • John Sheldrick
  • Heneage Stevenson
  • Terry Hartwell
  • Heide Baumann

Find out more about our board members.

The leadership team

The leadership team acts as an executive within the authority delegated by the board. This includes detailed scrutiny of performance, the development of policy and procedures and expenditure approvals within budget.

Our leadership team includes:

  • Rod Cahill, Chief Executive
  • Rachael Dennis, Chief Operating Officer
  • Judith Foss, Executive Director of People and Culture
  • Tom Titherington, Executive Director of Property and Growth

Find out more about our leadership team.