John Montague B.eng (hons) FRSA - Chairman
John is currently a consultant specialising in Social Business Development and community led housing initiatives. Some of his current roles include delivering social business investment programmes for Big Issue Invest, supporting the development of a large community housing loan fund and supporting corporate clients in engaging and investing in social business and community led programmes.
John previously was CEO of a large social enterprise and has worked both nationally and internationally on supporting the development of social business and community led regeneration programmes.
John is also a non-executive director of a number of not for profit organisations including Youth Build UK. and The Building Safety Group.
Trish Edwards - Centre Manager
The Centre Manager holds the NNEB Diploma, the 7307 Adult and Further Education Teaching Certificate and the Cert Ed. She has many years experience of leading and managing settings and was an Early Years lecturer in both Derby and Hull for many years. Before joining Steps in 2009, Trish was an Early Years Consultant in Yorkshire. Her leadership skills and dedication to working with children is an asset to Steps.
Kate Bromley - Finance Officer
Kate has more than twenty years experience of working within the finance and business sectors of large national and international companies.
Kate also has undertaken management and finance training and has successfully managed and led a large finance and administration team as part of her career. Her professional skills, abilities and experience will enhance the continued growth of Steps into the future.