Project Team

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Project Board

  • Sam Mauger – Chief Executive, The Third Age Trust
  • Bob Duckmanton – Director, The Third Age Trust; Warsash U3A
  • Chris Winner – Director, The Third Age Trust; Flintshire U3A
  • Mike Christie – North London U3A
  • Alan Russell – Chairman, Worcester U3A
  • John Waddington – Beacon User Group; Treasurer, Wokingham U3A

Project Management Team

  • Frank Bailey – National Support Lead, Beacon Team; Ripon U3A
  • Mark Ryan – Independent consultant
  • Adam Walton – National Office

Delivery Partner

APT Solutions

Beacon Team

The Beacon Team is the national team of volunteer U3A members working to create, roll out and support Beacon 2. The following sub-teams have been created.

  • Rollout, led by Neil Stevenson (Up Holland & District U3A)
  • Testing, Gary Nye (Chester U3A)
  • User Support, Roy Biggs (Holmfirth U3A)
  • People, Marion Collighan (Cheltenham U3A)
  • Documentation, John Alexander (Four Border Abbeys U3A )
  • Communications, Ken Wheatley (Bishop's Stortford U3A)

If you'd like to join the team then contact recruitment@beacon.u3a.org.uk.