The Board

Meet our Board Members

The Board

We are very fortunate that we have great support and guidance from our Board Members. Each is a specialist in their field and has extensive knowledge from within the rail industry.

Tim Shoveller   Managing Director North West and Central - Network Rail and RBF Chairman

Jane English   HR Director - Merseyrail

Frank Johnson   Formerly Managing Director, Investments - RPMI

Janet Goodland   Formerly Director, Development Projects - Network Rail

Mark Enright   Head of Customer Delivery, Route Services IT - Network Rail 

Paula Hayes   Head of Rewards & Benefits - Network Rail 

Maggie Simpson   Director General - Rail Freight Group

Mark Newton   Team Leader, Safety, Security, Standards - Rail Delivery Group

John Kennedy   Infrastructure Human Resources Manager - Irish Rail 

Ciaran Barr   Formerly Investment Director - RPMI 

Ian Jeffrey   UK Corporate Travel Services Director - Abellio Group 

Samantha Turner    Strategic Commercial Director - Network Rail 

Kev Adlam    Formerly Business Development Director - Merchant Rentals Ltd and currently Fixtures Secretary - Branch Line Society

Merrick Willis  OBE  Formerly Chief Executive - Civil Servants Benevolent Fund 



Click HERE to find out more about the Trustee position.

If you would like to get on board and join us, please find complete the APPLICATION FORM

Any queries regarding the Board and vacancies please email Claire Houghton, CEO.