Our Trustees

John Richard Barnes


Secretary and Administrator

John is East Riding born and bred and spent 38 years working for Midland Bank and, latterly, HSBC. He was appointed a Fellow of the Institute of Financial Services (previously Chartered Institute of Bankers) in 1984. Leading the Corporate Banking Team in Hull from 1987 to retirement in 1994, provided an excellent working knowledge of the business community in Hull and surrounding areas. Subsequently, acquired skills have been used in business consultancy, as secretary of Hull and East Riding Charitable Trust since 1999, treasurer of Hull & East Yorkshire Centre for the Deaf charity since 1997 and in Governorship of a special needs school.