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Governance

TCPA President

Rt Hon Nick Raynsford

Nick Raynsford was the Member of Parliament for Greenwich and Woolwich from 1997-2015 (and previously for Greenwich from 1992-1997).  

Nick Raynsford was the Member of Parliament for Greenwich and Woolwich from 1997-2015 (and previously for Greenwich from 1992-1997).  

He served as a Government Minister from 1997 initially in the Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions (DETR), holding responsibility for Housing, Planning and Construction as well as being Minister for London.  

He was Minister for Local and Regional Government in the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister from 2001-2005, also holding responsibility for the Fire and Rescue Service and for Resilience Planning. He was made a Privy Councillor in the 2001 New Year’s Honours.   

Nick was Shadow Minister for Housing and Construction from 1994 and Front Bench Spokesperson for London from 1993. 

TCPA Trustees

The elected Board of Trustees is legally responsible for managing the TCPA and directing its policy and strategy objectives. The Board meets regularly to carry out its responsibilities with advice from the non-executive Policy Council.

  • Mary Parsons (Chair)
  • Lee Shostak OBE (Treasurer)
  • Andrew Pritchard
  • Aranvir Gawera
  • Robin Smith
  • Gilian MacInnes
  • Stephanie Bamford
  • Sandra Fryer
  • Catriona Riddell
  • Anna Rose
  • Dr Peter Geraghty
  • Nick Gallent
  • Leigh Johnson
  • Stuart Andrews
  • Diane Smith

TCPA Policy Council

  • Chris Jones
  • Danny Kaye
  • Frances Toomey
  • Karl Roberts
  • Penelope Tollitt
  • Trevor Cherrett
  • Catherine Hammond
  • Peter Ellis
  • Clare Buddle 
  • Jeni Jackson
  • Simeon Jackson
  • Peter Richmond
  • Gwyn Roberts
  • Alice Sewell
  • Jake Shepherd
  • Elisabeth Williams
  • Barry Davies
  • Jim Davies

TCPA Vice Presidents

  • Gideon Amos OBE
  • Mike Ash CBE
  • Graeme Bell OBE
  • Lord Richard Best
  • Mr John Blake
  • Rt Hon David Blunkett
  • Sir Kenneth Collins
  • Lord Deben
  • John Deegan
  • Tony Fyson MBE
  • Nicky Gavron
  • Vincent Goodstadt
  • Ray Green
  • Baroness Sally Hamwee
  • Kate Henderson
  • Peter Hetherington
  • Rt Hon Keith Hill
  • Reverend James Jones
  • Jiggy Lloyd
  • David Lock CBE
  • Mary Riley
  • Prof Peter Roberts OBE
  • John Zetter
  • Sir Malcolm Grant CBE
  • Pam Warhurst CBE
  • Diane Smith

Annual Reports

Each year, our Board of Trustees publishes an annual report charting setting out where we get our funding and how we have spent out money over the last 12 months.