David was born and raised in Lancaster, before studying Theology at Durham University. He then had a long and enjoyable career with Barclays Bank, finishing as Area Corporate Manager in Liverpool. He moved to Oakham in 2007 so as to be closer to his two daughters and four grandchildren. Married to Margaret, he has a keen interest in any sport that involves a ball, and is a Lay Reader at All Saints Church in Oakham.
David has previously held the post of Chairman of the Finance & General Purposes Committee.
Paul MartinCEO / Clerk to the Governors
After training as a psychiatric nurse in the RAF, there followed a career in the management of both housing and care for older people. For the last twenty years he has been employed in a senior management role by three of the country’s larger almshouse providers.