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Governance

Who runs Sentinel?

Our 12-strong board is here to set the direction of Sentinel and monitor our performance. Five board members are tenants and the rest come from a wide variety of backgrounds in housing, finance, civil service, and construction.

Board members

 

John Barker - Chair

John Barker - Chair

John joined us in May 2009 and became Chair in September 2009. John is the former Chief Executive of Moat Housing Group and has 35 years' experience in the affordable housing sector.

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Juliet Annesley-Gamester

Juliet joined the Board in September 2010 and is a Sentinel resident.

Robert Barton

Robert joined the Board in September 2008. He is Special Projects Director with property developer, Cathedral Group. Rob is a member of the Chartered Institute of Building and a retained consultant for the Design Council/CABE, specialising in housing design. He has three degrees; a first class degree in Engineering, a Masters in IT and an MBA specialising in Market Economics from the London Business School. 

Jane Cooke

Jane Cooke

Jane joined the Board in September 2008.Trustee, Director and Governor of Treloar College and a retired solicitor. Jane was the former Chair of Frimley Park Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and member of Ability Housing Association.

Brian Etheridge

Brian Etheridge

Brian joined the Board in September 2006. He is the Managing Director for Motoring Services at Department for Transport. 

Richard Farry

Richard Farry

Richard joined the Board in September 2012 as a Sentinel resident. Richard is a Senior Human-Computer Interaction Consultant and a Principal Investigator for Systems-Psychology research for a UK research and technology company. He is a Registered Member of the Institute of Ergonomics and Human Factors (IEHF) and is a member of the IEHF Professional Affairs Board.

David French

David French

David joined the Board in March 2014 and is currently an Executive Director and Chief Financial Officer of Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

Bill Hall

Bill Hall

Bill joined the board in September 2006.He is a Sentinel resident and retired warranty and quality manager.

Linda Hance

Lynda Hance

Lynda joined the board in September 2006. She is a housing consultant and Member of the Chartered Institute of Housing.

Toby Rougier

Toby Rougier

Toby joined the board in September 2008. He is a Managing Director of a corporate bank, and chair of our Audit Committee.

Michael Stancombe

Michael Stancombe

Michael joined the Board in March 2014. He has a legal background and also specialises in development, financing, authorities and stakeholders.

 

Our council representatives are:  

  • Councillor Rodger Gardiner; Basingstoke & Deane Borough Council
  • Councillor Anne Crampton; Hart District Council