The Finance & Resources Committee

Tim Sly

The Party President


Graham Kelly

Ordinary Member

Nick Ramsay

Ordinary Member

Nicholas Beckett

Ordinary Member

Jon Burree

Chair of the Conference Committee (NON-VOTING)


Cllr Pete Roberts

Executive Officer for Campaigns and Communications (NON-VOTING)


Leena Farhat

Diversity Officer (NON-VOTING)


Cllr Sam Bennett

Deputy President (NON-VOTING)


Chris Passmore

Executive Officer for Membership Development (NON-VOTING)


Chloe Hutchinson

Executive Officer for Policy Development (NON-VOTING)


The currently vacant positions on the Committee are:

Name Role
VACANT The Executive Officer for Finance & Resources and Chair of the Committee
VACANT The Party Treasurer

You can find out more about each member of the committee by clicking on their name.


The responsibilities of the Committee are:

  1. Drafting a budget, with clear budget lines for each committee, for consideration and approval by the Board;
  2. In-year monitoring of the budget;
  3. Managing the Party’s resources;
  4. Day-to-day compliance with the Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Act;
  5. Borrowing money on behalf of the Party;
  6. Inter-party financial management;
  7. Overall financial control, including processes for approval of spending;
  8. Processes for appointing staff, and the human resources requirements for employing staff;
  9. Selecting an auditor to audit the Party’s accounts, for approval by Conference;
  10. Oversee the organising the event of Conference;
  11. Fundraising;
  12. Election spending and approval;
  13. Ensuring party money is spent and resources used to increase engagement with diverse communities; and
  14. The discharge of such other functions as the Conference or the Constitution shall allocate to it.

Further details can be found in the Party's constitution.

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