UKRO Trustees and Management Board

Trustee & Executive Chair

Steve Apter

Trustee & Executive Chair
Email:  sapter@ukro.org
Pen Pic:  Steve was the Chief Fire Officer of the Isle of Wight before negotiating a strategic partnership with Hampshire Fire & Rescue Service.  Steve is now an Director for Safety and Assurance with London Fire Brigade.  Steve is the Immediate Past Chair of the World Rescue Organisation but remains a UKRO representative to that organisation.
 
 
Trustee & Director

Guy Goodman

Trustee & Director
Portfolio:  Legal, Governance, Administrative Services and Health & Safety
Email:  ggoodman@ukro.org
Pen Pic:  Guy has been a local government lawyer for 27 years and was Solictor & Monitoring Officer at Leicestershire Fire & Rescue Service from 2008 until he moved to take up the post of Legal Advisor, Clerk and Monitoring Officer with Avon Fire & Rescue Service in January 2016.  Guy is UKRO's Health & Safety Officer at the Challenge.
 
 
 
Trustee & Director

Dan Quin

Trustee & Director
Portfolio:  Education and Development
Email:  dquin@ukro.org
Pen Pic:  Dan is a Group Commander with Surrey Fire & Rescue Services.  For many years Dan was the Extrication Lead for UKRO.  He is also the Chief Fire Officers Association (CFOA) Transportation - Road Lead and has recently led the contribution of UKRO teams for the production of National Operational Guidance (NOG) relating to Transportation and Performing Rescues.
 
 
Trustee & Director

Neil Timms CPFA MIRM

Trustee & Director
Portfolio:  Finance
E-Mail:  ntimms@ukro.org
Pen Pic:  Throughout his career Neil has worked for two large City Councils a County Council and a small District Council as well as being a director of a number of private sector companies. Neil was Director of Finance and Resources with Nottinghamshire Fire & Rescue Service from 1997 until 2015.  He is now the Treasurer to the Authority. 


 
 
Trustee & Director

Cameron Black QFSM

Trustee & Director
Portfolio:  Organisational Development, Communications and Marketing
Email:  cblack@ukro.org
Pen Pic:  After a distinguished career with the Scottish Fire & Rescue Service laterly as a Group Commander Cameron retired having been awarded the Queen's Fire Service Medal.  Cameron is the Secretary of the World Rescue Organisation and has been promoting professional rescue across the globe for many years.


 
 
Trustee & Director

Stevie Nesbit

Trustee & Director
Portfolio:  International Development Programme
Email:  snesbit@ukro.org
Pen Pic:  Stevie is a Station Manager with the Scottish Fire & Rescue Service.  Stevie is one of the UKRO's representatives to the World Rescue Organisation.



 
 
Trustee & Director

Kevin Lennon

Trustee & Director
Portfolio:  Rescue Challenges
Email:  klennon@ukro.org
Pen Pic:  Kevin is a Station Manager with the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service and has 29 years of experience in RTC and Trauma, specialising in CBRNE and HazMat incidents.  Kevin is the IDP project manager for Romania.  He was formerly the Head Assessor for UKRO and World Rescue Organisation and since 2015 has held the position of Director of Operations for the World Rescue Organisation.



 
 
 
 
Assistant Director attending Board

Louise Marritt

Assistant Director attending Board
Portfolio:  Road Safety
Email:  lmarritt@ukro.org
Pen Pic:  Lou is the UKRO's first Road Safety Lead and has been an interior assessor at the UKRO Challenge for many years.