Citizens Advice Wokingham

Board of Trustees

About the Board

All local Citizens Advice offices are local independent charities, governed by their own board of trustees, who are ultimately responsible for the quality and range of the service. Day-to-day control is delegated to the managers and the Trustees:

  • hold staff accountable, and are ultimately accountable for the activities of Citizens Advice Wokingham
  • provide leadership to all at Citizens Advice Wokingham
  • develop policy
  • provide strategic management
  • are responsible for compliance with relevant laws and Citizens Advice membership requirements

Contacting the Board

If you would like to contact the Board of Trustees please email, they will ensure your email reaches the right person.

You can also write to the Board at:
The Board of Trustees
Citizens Advice Wokingham
Waterford House
Erftstadt Court
RG40 2YF

Tim Abbott


Tim became Chair of Citizens Advice Wokingham in February 2019, having been on the Board since 2016.

A former journalist, he is currently Head of External Affairs at Sovereign, one of the largest housing associations in the country.

Tim grew up in Wokingham and still lives locally with his wife and two children.

Mike Drake


Coming soon 

Chris Gibson


Coming soon

Anne Deller


Coming soon

Sarah Browning


Sarah joined the Board in October 2019, having previously been a trustee at another local charity for 5 years. She is an independent communications specialist, with 16+ years’ experience working with charities, higher education and other not-for-profit organisations, to help them connect effectively with their audiences. She describes herself as Berkshire born and bred and lives locally with her husband and daughter.

David Cook


David worked at 3M Company Bracknell, after 15 years on their Management Board running several of their UK and Ireland Business groups he moved to the Head of Strategy, Marketing and Government Affairs  for the company, he then set up his own company working with SMEs on Strategy and Marketing.

He has also worked in the public sector as Vice Chairman Wokingham Clinical Commissioning Group, Chairman of the Economic Development and Skills Committee for Bracknell Forest Local Authority, Director of Thames Valley Local Enterprise Partnership and more recently Chairman of Optalis Ltd.

David has had several positions in the voluntary sector including  Chairman South East Region Business in the Community and Trustee More Arts Wokingham.

Andrew Waters


Coming soon

Cllr Nick Campbell-White


Nick is appointed to our Board by Wokingham Town Council. He is the Wokingham Town Councillor for Norreys West Ward.

Nick is also Executive Director of Healthwatch Wokingham Borough, has been a trustee at Citizens Advice Wokingham for 8 years and was previously Trustee of Winchester Citizens Advice for 12 years.

Before moving to Wokingham, Nick ran his own construction company specialising in additions and alterations to listed buildings and bespoke houses.

Cllr Parry Batth


Parry is appointed to our Board by Wokingham Borough Council.

Coming soon

Cllr David Bragg


David is appointed to our Board by Woodley Town Council.

Coming soon