The Management Committee comprises the elected officers of ART: the Chair, Secretary and Treasurer. Other members are elected or co-opted onto the committee because of their specific skills. The committee is the operational management and decision-making body of ART and has responsibility for the implementation and development of its schemes.
Roger Booth - Alresford, Hampshire
Lesley Boyle - Swaffham Bulbeck, Cambridge
Sue Dixon - Ockley, Surrey
Annie Hall - Warwick, Warwickshire
Monica Hollows - St Annes on the Sea, Lancashire
Matt Lawrence - Lilleshall, Shropshire
Paul Lewis - Edgmond, Shropshire
Clare McArdle - Birmingham School of Bell Ringing
Arthur Reeves - St Martin, Birmingham
Andrew Slade - Richmond, Yorkshire
Dee Smith - Burwell, Cambridgeshire
David Sparling - Kirby-le-Soken, Essex
Trustees of the Association are appointed annually at AGM of the Association. The Association Chairman, Secretary and Treasurer are ex-officio trustees. Trustees have an oversight of the governance of the Association with particular responsibility for ensuring that it is:
Those appointed at the 2023 AGM were Lesley Belcher, Leslie Boyce, Chris Enzor, and Andrew Wilby.
Andrew Slade provides both the strategic and operational leadership required to ensure that the organisation’s aims are achieved, and that only activities that support ART's charitable purposes are pursued. Andrew is the public face of ART representing the organisation at events, functions and partner bodies.
Annie Hall provides administrative support to the organisation, ensuring the smooth running and reporting of meetings, maintaining records, producing the annual report and updating internal policies and procedures. Annie deals with all external correspondence.
Sue Dixon looks after the organisation's finances, ensuring records and procedures are maintained and ART remains financially viable, notifying the committee of any concerns. Sue ensures appropriate financial procedures and policies are in place and are adhered to.
Stephanie Pattenden is the Independent Education Adviser. She reports periodically to the Management Committee with recommendations and advice. Her responsibilities include:
Chris Ridley is the Independent Examiner.