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Meet The Team

 

How does Yeovil Chamber ‘get things done’?  

Behind the scenes, there is a dedicated team of Chamber members, who give freely of their time to push for the needs and aims of the business sector across Yeovil.  This is your Yeovil Chamber Executive team, which meets monthly, manages Chamber activities; creating and maintaining dialogue and influence with the wider membership, local government, and other stakeholders in the business community.  

David Woan

David Woan

President

David is an Independent Investment Manager and Consultant with the Wilcox Young Partnership. David's Chamber role focuses on strategic direction; maintaining engagement with members, partners and stakeholders.

Wilcox Young Partnership

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Richard Howes

Richard Howes

Vice President

Richard is the sales director of Kontrolit, a successful local Web Design and Digital Marketing agency. Richard's key responsibilities for Yeovil Chamber are running and maintaining the events and marketing.

Kontrolit

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Jo Reynolds

Jo Reynolds

Vice President

Jo is a Chartered Marketer and Business Consultant and the owner of Justelle Marketing and Media Ltd who provide strategic business and marketing services and training to businesses of all sizes. She also runs...

Justelle Marketing and Media Ltd

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Adrian Poole

Adrian Poole

Legal Adviser

Adrian has been the main legal advisory to Yeovil Chamber for more years than he cares to remember. Ensuring all our activities are compliant and in the best interests of all concerned is his main role.

Porter Dodson Solicitors

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Lyndsay Blackshaw

Lyndsay Blackshaw

Treasurer

Lyndsay has recently joined the team as our treasurer. Lyndsay is a senior manager working at our partners Albert Goodman. Lyndsay has worked in accountancy since 2007 and primarily works with owner-managers ...

Albert Goodman LLP

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Joe Walsh

Joe Walsh

Economic Development Specialist

Joe acts as liaison to SSDC and as our Economic Development Specialist, helping us form new projects to benefit the business community. He has been instrumental in setting up and supporting our M-Hub network a...

South Somerset District Council

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Veeda Crichton

Veeda Crichton

Employer Engagement and Education Adviser

Veeda represents not only our Patrons Yeovil College but acts as a voice for our Education establishments. She provides a trusted link to employers in the town, with a particular focus on apprenticeships and t...

Yeovil College

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Claire Cole

Claire Cole

Community Engagement and Young Professionals Network

Claire is the Communications and Community Manager for our Patrons Leonardo and provides Yeovil Chamber with valuable insights and connections with the towns largest employer.

Leonardo Helicopters

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Neil Discombe

Neil Discombe

M-Hub Manufacturers Network

Neil is the Managing Director of Garador, the UK’s iconic Garage door brand, manufacturing in Yeovil for over seventy years. Since July 2020, Neil represents manufacturers through our M-Hub network.

Garador Limited

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Durgan Cooper

Durgan Cooper

Somerset Chamber Liaison

Durgan has been supporting the wider regional activities of Yeovil Chamber for many years and has helped us develop the role of the Chamber within the town significantly over the last few years. His extensive ...

Cetsat

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Ben Mailk

Ben Mailk

Events and Business Support

Ben is Managing Director of Auxilium HR Solutions Ltd and a HR professional with 20 years experience from private, public, not for profit and charity sectors. He supports the Yeovil Chamber Events Team and off...

Auxilium HR Solutions Ltd

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Alice Edmonds

Alice Edmonds

Events & PR

Alice is a freelance Event Manager and Administrator, and also the Marketing and Events Coordinator for Love Yeovil. Alice joined the Chamber Executive in January 2021, and is a member of the Events team.

AE Services

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Lin Cousins

Lin Cousins

Liaison to the Planning Office

Lin is a town planner by background and worked in both the public and private sectors before helping to set up Three Dragons in 1996.

Three Dragons

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