Chair: Professor Paul Gough RWA
Dr Paul Gough is RWA Professor of Fine Arts at the University of the West of England, Bristol where he is the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic). A broadcaster, painter and writer, he has exhibited widely in the UK and abroad, and is represented in the permanent collection of the Imperial War Museum, London; the Canadian War Museum, Ottawa, and the New Zealand War Memorial. He is particularly interested in the educational and outreach aspects of the Academy's work, and the research potential of the art collections.
Jessica Madge BA(Hons)
Jessica has a creative background having completed a degree in fine art. In addition to this she has several years of management experience working for the John Lewis Partnership. Jessica is particularly interested in the different cultures of organisations, and especially in how stake-holding can positively influence behaviour. She is also passionate about the development of individuals' potential and leadership skills.
Has over 25 years of commercial and marketing experience; corporate communications; business development and leadership. She also has experience in charity trusteeships.
A retired Chartered Accountant who was previously a Partner in a large international firm of accountants; experienced in trustee matters and actively involved in the Arts sector. Russ was Chairman of St George's Bristol from 2003 to 2008 and currently serves on the Development Council of the National Theatre.
Clive is an experienced Corporate Banker and has led the Mid Markets team of Lloyds Bank in the region for the past eleven years. His team operate from offices across the South West and work with businesses with sales in excess of £25M. Originally from the Wirral, he is married with two daughters and lives in North Somerset.