Our Board members

Margaret Spencer, Chair

Wide experience at a senior level in the Education and Social Services sectors. Board member for 10 years.




Barry Holroyd, Vice Chair

Retired Welsh Office Civil Servant. Board member for 19 years.




Doiran Jones OBE

Vice Chair of Community Housing Cymru. Vice Chair of Care and Repair Cymru. Retired Local Government Officer (Building Engineer). Board member for 32 years.




Steve Cieslik, BA(Hons), FCIH, FIRPM

Self employed leasehold management specialist. Board member for 10 years.




Tony Crowhurst BSc. CDip. AF. MRICS

Employed by the Disability Advice Project and other Welsh access groups, specialising in disabilities and access issues. Board member for 14 years.




Chris Edmondson MSc. Cert Ed

Freelance management researcher/ adviser. She was appointed onto the Board at the AGM in September 2013 after previously being co-opted to the Board in November 2011.  She has been on the Board for 2 years.



Richard Essery BSc (Hons). MSc. Chartered MCIPD. Grad ICSA. JP

Richard has been on the Board for 10 years. He has 22 years as a HR / Learning and Development manager within the private and third sector. Richard is also a qualified chartered company secretary. He is a member of the Aneurin Bevan Community Health Council and also sits on the UK and Welsh advisory councils for the charity Diabetes UK.



John Flagg BA (Hons) HMIT

Retired District Inspector of Taxes. Board member for 19 years.




Simon Harrison, ACIB, CcFA, CcMAP

20 years as a corporate manager with Barclays leaving 9 years ago to advise on corporate pensions, latterly buying onto a corporate finance business Flexible Commercial Funding Ltd. Board member for 3 years. He has been on the Board for 5 years.



Matt Miller MCIH. Dip Surv (P&D)

Housing Management Professional. Board member for 14 years.




Lorraine Morgan RN. RM. RCNT. PgDipN, MSc(Econ) Wales. FHEA

Now retired, Lorraine was Staff Tutor at the Open University in Wales, leading on the academic management of health and social care courses. She is an advisor to the Older Persons Commissioners Office in Wales and is a Board member of Care and Repair Cymru. Board member for 3 years.


Toula Pearson

Tenant Board member. Elected to the Board via tenants’ ballot April 2008. Re-elected to the Board in April 2014.



Dennis Robinson LL.B(Hons)

Solicitor. Board member for 12 years.




Lyndon May

Lyndon May

Resident Board Member Elected April 2014 Retired Supervisor that worked for ICI Fibres

Former Chair of the monthly Staff Union.