Who we are

Spinal Research Trustees

Spinal Research is governed by a voluntary Board of Trustees, some of whom are directly affected by spinal cord injury.

They are responsible for our strategic development, ensuring compliance with our charitable aims and the proper governance of our charity.

2015 Board members

Mr J W A Hick BA (Chairman)
Mrs P Herbert (Deputy Chair)
Miss E F M Blois
Prof J Fawcett PhD FRCP
Mrs K Mullins
Miss J Pelly
Dr P Sharpe
Mr R Shelton
Mr D J R G Thomson MB, ChB, LLM, LLB, FCIArb, Barrister

Honorary Scientific Advisors
Prof F S Walsh PhD
Dr R McKernan CBE

Key staff

Mark Bacon – Executive & Scientific Director
Louise Vale – Head of Fundraising & Communications