ESFA Council

Meet the ESFA Council Members

The primary responsibility of an ESFA Council Member is;

‘To direct and support matters relating to managing, running and delivering schools’ football along with any other matters as the charity trustees shall determine from time to time’

Chair & Vice Chair

North Representatives

Midlands Representatives

South East Representatives

South West Representatives

Additional Council Members & FA Representative


Council Member representation

County  Council Member  County  Council Member  
Cumbria  Alan Johnston  Greater ManchesterTony James
DurhamAlan Johnston  MerseysideTony James
Northumberland  Alan Johnston  Lancashire Ian Latta
North Yorkshire Richy Alderson Bedfordshire  Dave Wollaston   
West Yorkshire  Richy AldersonHertfordshire Dave Wollaston   
Cheshire Ian LattaBuckinghamshire   Dave Wollaston   
Cleveland Richy Alderson Kent  Phil Harding  
South Yorkshire  Richy Alderson Surrey Phil Harding 
Humberside Suffolk  Paul Jackson 
Leicestershire & Rutland Nick Loftus Inner LondonPaul Jackson  
Lincolnshire SussexPaul Jackson  
Shropshire  Mark Hignett  Norfolk Stuart Botham
Herefordshire  Mark Hignett  Essex  Stuart Botham  
Worcestershire  Mark HignettMiddlesex  Phil Harding
Staffordshire  Mark Hignett Cambridgeshire  Stuart Botham 
Nottinghamshire  Dorset  Gavin Rusling  
Northamptonshire  – Hampshire  Gavin Rusling  
West Midlands  Nick Loftus Devon  
Warwickshire  Nick LoftusSomerset  Mike Coyne
Derbyshire Nick Loftus  Cornwall  
Berkshire  Dave BurnsOxfordshire   Gavin Rusling
Gloucestershire  Mike Coyne    
Wiltshire  Dave Burns  

Other ESFA Council Pages & Links

ESFA Council Member – Role Profile

ESFA Council Terms of Reference

Council Sub Committees