Our Team

  • Core Staff Team

    This team is based either at our national office in Sheffield or work remotely:

    David Bentley
    Corporate Business Head
    david.bentley@roundersengland.co.uk
    David is responsible for managing and coordinating the output of the Corporate Services function to support our clients in raising the profile of Rounders- using a customer focused approach. Additionally David ensures the organisation is managing risk and business compliance robustly and ensuring the delivery of our business systems, including human resources and information technology.

    Hannah Holland
    Marketing, Communications & Engagement Head
    hannah.holland@roundersengland.co.uk
    Hannah is responsible for all marketing operations of the business and also takes lead of our brand new Members’ Club. Hannah leads on marketing based projects to raise the profile of Rounders nationwide as well as leading a greater connection between Rounders England and its members.

    Cath Barlow
    Finance Administrator (Part Time)

    cath.barlow@roundersengland.co.uk
    Cath is responsible for the financial procedures of Rounders England. Her day to day activities include; receive, record and bank income, process and record all payments, record incoming orders and monitor income and expenditure against budget heads. Cath also prepares the accounts for our annual 4th Post newsletter.

    Jenny Hudson 
    Business Administrator (Part Time)
    jenny.hudson@roundersengland.co.uk
    Jenny is responsible for supporting the organisation in raising the profile of Rounders using a customer focused approach, to increase regular participation through effective business administration.

    Julia Rice
    Marketing & Commercial Officer 
    julia.rice@roundersengland.co.uk
    Julia is responsible for the marketing, press and commercial activities in Rounders England. Her role is to develop strategies to promote the Rounders brand and products and to develop commercial opportunities with external organisations.

    Rose Batty
    Engagement Officer

    rose.batty@roundersengland.co.uk
    Rose is responsible for engaging with the Rounders community to provide excellent customer service and a seamless customer journey for our members. Rose also assists with providing better services to teams and leagues – helping people to stay connected with Rounders.

    Abby Reeves
    Marketing Assistant (Part Time)
    abby.reeves@roundersengland.co.uk
    Abby is responsible for assisting the marketing operations and activities within Rounders England including website and social media management as well as content and idea generation.

    Rachael Lomas
    Business Administrator (Part Time)
    rachael.lomas@roundersengland.co.uk
    Rachael administers the member services including the online membership platform services of Rounders England. She supports all Rounders England customers, partners, members, schools, teams and leagues, contributing to the provision of a first class and seamless customer journey to encourage people to stay with Rounders

  • Participation Staff Team

    This is our delivery team. They attend and organise events, competitions and community based projects for Rounders:

    Dan Newton
    Participation Director

    dan.newton@roundersengland.co.uk
    Dan is responsible for the implementation and management of Rounders England’s strategic development plans, and the player pathway. The participation team work with partners across the country to commission them to deliver Rounders at grass roots level. Dan’s current brief also includes leading on the return of Rounders to the list of assessed sports for GCSE/A Level and the development of our Competition Strategy.

    Michele Golland
    Head Coach & Events Organiser (Part Time)

    michele.golland@roundersengland.co.uk
    Michele leads the team of volunteer England coaches. She organises and delivers Rounders England events; National School Championships, England Squad trials and the programme of festivals and fixtures for the England Squads. She also co-ordinates the umpires at all events. She is the main point of contact at events and will manage registration, the schedule for the day and is qualified in First Aid.

    Siân Barnett
    Workforce Officer (Part Time)
    sian.barnett@roundersengland.co.uk
    Siân develops and delivers the Rounders England coaching and officiating education programme and coaching pathway. She is responsible for organising courses to help increase the leadership, coaching and umpiring workforce, preparing resources to accompany the coaching courses, providing support for coaches, umpires, volunteers and coach educators and helping to implement new coaching initiatives.

    Kathryn Barker
    Course Co-ordinator (Part Time)
    kathryn.barker@roundersengland.co.uk
    Kathryn is responsible for supporting the organisation in co-ordinating, processing and administrating all online course bookings, including customer/ organiser and tutor liaison. Kathryn works primarily within the course module of our online platform and delivering a first class service to our customers.

    Michael Brooks
    Engagement Officer (Competitions) (Part Time)
    michael.brooks@roundersengland.co.uk
    Michael supports the Competition Strategy Group to explore and recommend changes to the Rounders England Competition Strategy. He deals with subsequent development and implementation of the Competition Strategy in order to achieve the outcomes in the 2017 – 2021 Rounders England Strategy.

The Board

The Board are responsible for ensuring Rounders England delivers its strategic plans. With the exception of the CEO, all Board members work on a voluntary basis.

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