The Directors are elected under procedures laid down in the Constitution.

Other persons are appointed by the Board of Directors.

Appeals CommitteeSince the introduction of the new Constitution in October 2007, the Board of Directors has taken over the role of the Appeals Committee
Assessment reports receptionTzvi Lindeman
Assessment working partyDavie Parsons (c), Paul Sutton, Steve Tonkinson and others
BAFA representativesDavie Parsons, Steve TonkinsonOther directors or members as appropriate
BAFRA ArchivistSteve Tonkinson
Coaches reports receptionTzvi LindemanLee Wood
Company SecretaryPaul Sutton
Data Protection and Compliance OfficerLee WoodDavie Parsons (d)
Director of Finance *Roger BrownStuart Tabberer (Dep)
Director of Operations *Richard VernonHenry Richardson, Roger Goodgroves
Director of Recruitment *Lee Taylor
Director of Training *Tzvi Lindeman
Director without Portfolio #1 *Peter Parsons
Director without Portfolio #2 *Steve Tonkinson
Disciplinary Committee, Chair,Chris JarvisDavie Parsons (d)
Disciplinary Committee, MembersSteve Tonkinson, Martin Gibson, Roger GoodgrovesMartin Cockerill, Charles Young, Graham Coleman, Lee Taylor
Electronic On-field CommunicationsBen GriffithsTzvi Lindeman
Elite Programme Development CoordinatorKeith WickhamTzvi Lindeman (d)
Email mailing listsColin WilloxDavie Parsons (d) Paul Sutton
Examinations Committee, ChairStuart YoungTzvi Lindeman (d)
Examinations Committee, MembersTzvi Lindeman, Peter Parsons, Steve Tonkinson, Dean Wright (Vice Chair), Ben Griffiths, Russell Newton, Paul Sutton, Steve Leonard
Flag working partyMartin Cockerill (c), Alan Dobson, Phil Clarke
Game expense claim processingRoger BrownStuart Tabberer
Game report receptionPaul SuttonRoger Brown
Gameday paperwork stockholderDavie Parsons
General Secretary *Paul Sutton
Health & Safety OfficerTzvi Lindeman
HudlTzvi LindemanBen Griffiths
Incident report follow-upDavie ParsonsRichard Vernon
Incident report receptionAll directors plus Newsflash editor
Induction training manualTzvi Lindeman (d); Amir Brooks; Jed Brookes-Lewis; Ian Wainwright
Intellectual property and licensingDavie ParsonsRoger Brown
International liaisonKeith WickhamDavie Parsons (d)
John Slavin Award data collectionPaul SuttonDavie Parsons (d)
John Slavin Award trophiesChris JarvisDavie Parsons (d)
Manual of Football OfficiatingJim Briggs
Members handbookDavie ParsonsColin Willox
Membership Appeals Sub-committeePeter Parsons, Richard Vernon, Tzvi LindemanSteve Tonkinson, Paul Sutton, Davie Parsons(if not involved in original decision), Roger Brown, Lee Taylor
Membership enquiriesLee TaylorDavie Parsons, Paul Sutton
Membership listPaul Sutton
Membership Sub-committeePaul Sutton, Davie ParsonsSteve Tonkinson
Newsflash distributionBen Griffiths, Colin WilloxDavie Parsons(d), Paul Sutton, James Ford-Bannister, Richard Moger
Newsflash editorBen GriffithsJames Ford-Bannister, Richard Moger, Davie Parsons (d)
NFL LiaisonRichard VernonDavid Parsons (d)
Officiating Review Committee, Chair *Davie Parsons
Officiating Review Committee, MembersOther directors
President *Davie ParsonsSteve Tonkinson
Public relations / press releasesDavie Parsons
Publicity and MediaSusannah TaylorDavid Parsons (d), Paul Sutton, Jed Brookes-Lewis, Steve Leonard
Registered addressRichard Prattley (Harris, Beattie & Young)Paul Sutton (d)
Returning OfficerBen GriffithsPaul Sutton (d)
Rulebook editorJim BriggsMartin Cockerill (flag and 5 on 5); Peter Parsons (8 on 8)
Rules and Mechanics Committee, ChairJim BriggsDavie Parsons (d)
Rules and Mechanics Committee, MembersPaul Sutton, Peter Parsons, Steve Tonkinson, Shawn Sombati
SchedulingRichard VernonHenry Richardson, Roger Goodgroves
Selection Committee, Chair *Richard Vernon
Selection Committee, MembersRoger Brown (until 2019), John Roberts (until 2019)
Pete Thom (until 2020), Russell Newton (until 2020)
Davie Parsons (until 2021), Liam Wooten (until 2021)
N.B. Terms of office end after selection of the College Bowl
Status of games *Richard Vernon & Roger Brown
Video libraryKeith Wickham
WebmasterColin WilloxKrister Halvorsen, Viktor Jánvári, Davie Parsons (d)

* indicates an ex officio responsibility; (c) = chair; (d) = responsible director (Dep) = Deputy Director

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