The Advisory Board

The following are details of the members of the Active Cumbria Advisory Board. These positions are undertaken on a voluntary basis and are not remunerated.

Jason Gooding

Chair of the Advisory Board and Chief Executive of Carlisle City Council

Richard Johnston

Active Cumbria Senior Manager (Operations)


Bruce Lawson

Active Cumbria Senior Manager (Development)

Becky Wolstenholme

Partnership Manager of Eden Valley Sports Partnership

Tim Barry

Head of Department at University of Cumbria, Sport and Physical Activity

Sue Stevenson

Chief Operating Officer, People First

Colin Cox

Director of Public Health, Cumbria County Council

Doug Elsby

Director and Board Trustee


Emma Davenport

Club Support Manager, England Athletics

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Lynne Almond

Health Lead - Cumbria, GLL

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