Trustees


The Board of Trustees is independently appointed by the Appointments Commission. It consists of five lay members nominated by general invitation and two nominees of the Health Authority:

Lay Trustees

Mr Edward Ziff (Chairman)
Mr Roger Frier (Vice Chairman)
Mr David Loudon
Prof Peter McWilliam
Cllr Caroline Gruen

NHS Trustees

Mrs Linda Pollard CBE JP DL

Secretary to the Trustees

Maria Booker
Email: maria.booker@nhs.net

A Trustee's term of office is four years renewable for a second term. The Board Members are individually answerable to the Charity Commission with regard to the management of funds. They are duty bound to ensure that all money within their responsibility is spent for the proper purposes, and that the wishes of the donor are respected.


The Board of Trustees meets on a bi-monthty basis. Trustees can be contacted via the address below:

The Leeds Teaching Hospitals Charitable Foundation,
Ground Floor,
Trust Headquarters,
Beckett Street
St James's University Hospital
Leeds,
LS9 7TF

Tel: 0113 206 5173