Meet the Committee

Shona Galloway – Director

Shona Galloway – DirectorShona has been involved with Astro for the past 3 years and a member of our management committee. Her responsibilities include dealing with all aspects of our charity registration and Companies House.

 

 

Elaine Mackie – Director

Elaine Mackie – DirectorElaine has been involved with Astro since we were founded. Elaine is a member of our management committee with her role focusing on all aspects of the clubs paperwork.

 

 

 

Caroline Jarvis – Finance Director

Caroline Jarvis – TreasurerCaroline has been involved with Astro for the past 4 years and is now our Finance Director. Along with dealing with the clubs finances Caroline also deals with general enquires regarding the classes and acts as a club helper at displays and competitions.

 

 

Nikki Maslen – Child Protection & Welfare Coordinator

Nikki is the club Child Protection and Welfare Coordinator. Nikki works in conjunction to the club to deal with all aspects welfare within the club. Within her remit is the following:

  • Ensure all persons working with children, young people and vulnerable adults at the club are fully aware of what is required of them within the guidelines of the Associations Code of Practice
  • Be the first point of contact for coaches, helpers, parents and gymnasts on any issues concerning the well being of the club members, (poor practice or potential alleged abuse). Conduct the administrative work associated with the safe recruitment of coaches, helpers and officials, including disclosure applications (verify ID documentation)
  • Liaise closely with the clubs trainee coaches, ensuring that the agreed procedures for the prevention of risk are followed
  • Act as adviser, when required, to the clubs management committee on matters of policy & procedures related to Child Protection
  • Ensure that all coaches and relevant officials, have the opportunity to access CP training Ensure that all incidents are correctly recorded and reported in accordance with SGA
    policy and procedures

If you have any queries regarding this or need to liaise with Susan she can be contacted in confidence here.

Karen Gordon – Assistant Child Protection & Welfare Coordinator


Karen works alongside Susan to support her within her role as Child Protection and Welfare Coordinator. In addition Karen is a member of the fundraising committee and assists the club at displays and competitions.