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Leadership (Board of Trustees)


The Board of Trustees is responsible for the management of the affairs of the Institute and promoting its objectives.

The members are also the charity trustees of the RTPI, which is a registered charity.

The Board of Trustees is composed of the Honorary Officers of the Institute, eight members elected by the General Assembly and one member elected from the Regions and Nations representatives on the General Assembly.

2022 Meeting dates: 23 February, 13 April, 25 May, 13 July (Away Day), 5 Oct, 14 Dec

Honorary Officers

Susan Bridge FRTPI

Vice President / Chair of the Board

Andrew Taylor FRTPI

Honorary Treasurer

Bernadette Hillman LARTPI

Honorary Secretary and Solicitor

Presidential Team

Dr Wei Yang FRTPI

Immediate Past President

Timothy Crawshaw MRTPI


Susan Bridge FRTPI

Vice President / Chair of the Board


Tom Venables MRTPI

Corporate Trustee

Janet Askew MRTPI

Corporate Trustee

Stefano Smith, FRTPI

Trustee for Scotland

Meeta Kaur MRTPI

Corporate Trustee

Rebecca Dewey MRTPI

Chair of Nations & Regions Panel & Trustee Liaison

John Powell

Independent Trustee

Layla Vidal-Martin

Corporate Trustee

Tony Crook

Corporate Trustee

Tsz Lok Ng (Jeffrey)

Honorary Treasurer SE , Young Planner Trustee

Sean Fox

Independent Trustee - Digital Transformation