HRH The Duchess of Gloucester - Patron

Peter Cooke - Chair of Trustees

Peter is a retired solicitor who specialised in Employment law. He serves as legal adviser to the trustees. He became involved with the Centre after his youngest daughter was treated following a stroke.

He joined the Bobath Council in 2014 and was elected Chair of Trustees in December 2018.

Henry Collier - Trustee

Henry is a Member of both the Adult and Children trustee boards as well as being a regular service user to maintain his mobility and manage his cerebral palsy. Henry enjoyed a 20-year career with Ford Motor Company as an analyst programmer before becoming an independent IT Consultant specialising in web based technologies.

Ann Tinklepaugh - Trustee

Ann is a trustee of both Bobath Children's Centre and the Bobath Adult Centre. Her son, who has cerebral palsy, has for a period of over 30 years attended both centres.

Ann formerly worked for The Ministry of Justice, serving on their Special Educational Needs and Disability Tribunal panels and also as a trainer and adviser for The Advisory Centre for Education, a national charity.

Niki Michael - Trustee

Niki, mother of 3 children, the eldest a 12 year old daughter has a diagnosis of dystonic quadriplegic CP. Niki has 15 years experience as a professional fundraiser, working at both a national and a local level for children and young people's disability organisations. She is currently a self employed coordinator for a local parent/carer forum supporting families of children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities living in the London Borough of Enfield.

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