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 office.manager@citizensadvicewokingham.org.uk, 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
Wokingham
RG40 2YF

Tim Abbott

Chair

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

Treasurer

Coming soon 

Chris Gibson

Vice-Chair

Coming soon

Anne Deller

Trustee

Coming soon

Sarah Browning

Trustee

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

Trustee

Coming soon

Andrew Waters

Trustee

Coming soon

Cllr Nick Campbell-White

Trustee

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

Trustee

Parry is appointed to our Board by Wokingham Borough Council.

Coming soon

Cllr David Bragg

Trustee

David is appointed to our Board by Woodley Town Council.

Coming soon