Committee

Dave Carter

Dave is a hardy northerner who has been down south for over 30 years based in Thatcham. He is now a Semi retired Self employed accountant for local businesses after almost 38 years at Pepsico. He volunteers to support local charities primarily as Treasurer (and general helper)  which currently includes Thames Valley Kings Wheelchair Basketball and Thatcham Youth, as well as providing free independent reviews of Charity accounts.

Role: 
Chair
Treasurer
Representing: 
Local resident
Youth Club role: 
Youth Club Volunteer
Roller Disco role: 
Roller Disco Volunteer

Andrea Hollings

Andrea has previously worked with young people, having worked for Social Services in Lancashire dealing with disabled and "at risk" children. She joined Thatcham Youth is 2018, starting at the Roller Disco and coming on board as our Vice-Chairman & Trustee. She now also volunteers at our G-STAX Youth Club, enjoying engagement with the young people across the range of activities it offers. 

Role: 
Vice-chair
Representing: 
Local resident
Roller Disco role: 
Roller Disco Volunteer
Inters Youth Club role: 
Inters Youth Club Volunteer

Dave Carter

Dave is a hardy northerner who has been down south for over 30 years based in Thatcham. He is now a Semi retired Self employed accountant for local businesses after almost 38 years at Pepsico. He volunteers to support local charities primarily as Treasurer (and general helper)  which currently includes Thames Valley Kings Wheelchair Basketball and Thatcham Youth, as well as providing free independent reviews of Charity accounts.

Role: 
Chair
Treasurer
Representing: 
Local resident
Youth Club role: 
Youth Club Volunteer
Roller Disco role: 
Roller Disco Volunteer

Dan Carter

Dan is passionate about working with young people, having held various volunteer positions with Thatcham Youth since 2010 and is currently the Head of Youth Activities, ensuring the safe and well organised running of our two youth clubs, roller disco, movie evenings and ad hoc family events. He also manages our website & social media accounts. 

Dan enjoy's providing a safe and fun environment for young people to enjoy & make friends at our youth club's and work hard to involve all of the young people that attend our events to take part and have fun.

Role: 
Member
Representing: 
Local resident
Roller Disco role: 
Roller Disco Volunteer
Staff Role: 
Head of Youth Activities

Jason Collis

Jason started his involvement with Thatcham Youth as a Town Council Representative - a position he still holds. He also helps the charity by sitting as a Trustee. 

Role: 
Member

Joel Gregory

Joel Gregory is a local youth worker from Glendale Church and is teaming up with Thatcham Youth to deliver some new youth projects for Thatcham. As part of this he also sits on the Thatcham Youth Management Committee. 

Role: 
Member
Representing: 
Local resident
Activity staffed: 

Olly Thorburn

Olly joined Vision Youth Club In September 2015 and his key element to the team is sport. His goal is to help young people of all diversities, find a sport that they enjoy and can have a good go at. He feels that if he can do this for the young people then it will make me and them both happy

Role: 
Member
Youth Club role: 
Deputy Youth Club Manager

Thatcham Town Council

Each year Thatcham Town Council appoints two representatives to the Thatcham Youth Committee.  For 2017/18 the representatives are: Councillor Julie Goode and Councillor Jason Collis.

Role: 
Member
Representing: 
Thatcham Town Council