Dominic Cooper - Chief Executive and General SecretaryChief Executive and General Secretary

Dominic Cooper

Mark Croucher - PresidentPresident

Mark Croucher

Mark is a freelance investigative journalist and former UKIP Director of Communications.

Janice Shillum Bhend - Vice-PresidentVice-President

Janice Shillum Bhend

Janice is a former magazine journalist, freelance writer and broadcaster. After running her own glossy monthly magazine, Janice went on to teach journalism at Harlow College.

    Michael Hardware - Honorary TreasurerHonorary Treasurer
    Paul Leighton - Immediate Past PresidentImmediate Past President

    Paul Leighton

    Trained as a reporter on the Birmingham Post before reading politics at Nottingham University. On graduating, joined the BBC as a reporter; later worked as Political Correspondent and news editor at BBC Radio Derby. Weekly columnist for Derby paper and regular stringer for Guardian and Telegraph. Joined Radio 4 in London, then Radio 2 as newsreader and served as a news training instructor. Leaving the BBC after 25 years, have served as Head of News for two sister radio stations in the Home Counties and continued freelancing.