John Holmes (ex-officio)

Member of Remuneration, Resources and Appointments Committee and Chair of Bernicia

John became Chair of Bernicia in October 2018, having joined the Board in 2017. John has experience across various sectors, which include all aspects of property and facilities management, business planning and development, residential and commercial property management, tourism and heritage promotion and delivery.

John has extensive experience in both executive and non-executive roles as well as over 40 years’ experience working in the public, private and charitable sectors.

Directorates: Trustee of Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums Development Trust, Independent Governor of Northumberland College Local Board.