Groups Team

The Groups Team comprises Diana Pavey (team leader), Graham Bennett, Ed Allen, and Carl Parker.
Diana is the groups coordinator, with overall responsibility for coordinating all group activity and providing support to established groups. These responsibilities include:
• being the contact point for information, queries, issues, concerns from conveners, members
• representing groups interests on the Executive Committee
• maintaining, updating and distributing guidance notes for conveners
• organising conveners meetings and oversees organisation of the annual Open Day
• helping in dealing with waiting lists and setting up further groups
Diana may be contacted on
Graham is new groups organiser helping to get new groups started. His responsibilities include:
• developing ideas for new groups
• drawing up the web page together with the convener and ensuring that the group is promoted on the website, in bulletins and at monthly meeting
• supporting conveners until the group is established
• helping with the organisation of the annual Open Day, conveners meetings and the members satisfaction questionnaire
Graham may be contacted on
Ed is Groups’ Beacon support working with all conveners. His responsibilities include:
• helping to use the Beacon membership system
• explaining the benefits of Beacon
Ed may be contacted on
Carl is groups’ data analyst and technical support. His responsibilities include:
• working with other team members devising and analysing questionnaires
• updating the list of venues available for events and groups
Carl may be contacted on
Both Carl and Ed will provide support to the team on a range of tasks, the annual Open Day and conveners meetings.