Terry, as he likes to be known is currently involved in Leadership development in businesses, universities, colleges and schools. He has a background in construction and property development particularly of historic listed buildings and uses his knowledge to guide properties and Estates throughout Yorkshire and Humber.
He was chairman of NCFE an education awarding body based in Newcastle from 2010 to 2017 and was awarded an Institute of Directors award for this work. Prior to that he was chairman of Yorkshire Forward, the Regional development agency for Yorkshire and Humber from 2003 to 2010 with a budget of £350m in which time established Welcome to Yorkshire and various Business Link initiatives. The agency was ranked in the top two in the Country in his time as chairman.
Terry is currently leading the “Alchemist Foundation” initiative which give 14/16 year olds a motivational experience in theatre. He has recently joined the board of Leeds College of Building, where he studied after leaving school in the late 60’s and became President of the Students Union. He is a visiting Professor to the business school at Leeds Metropolitan University.
Year Appointed: 2010
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