Meet The NWAA Board

Prof Andy Schofield

NWAA Chairman

Paula Gill


Anthony Hammond

Divisional Managing Director (Joint) at Hyde Aero Products Ltd

Lynne Gillen

Export Manager at Department for International Trade

Ged O'Dwyer

Manufacturing Sector Head - Series Programmes UK at MBDA Missile Systems

Jeff Cheetham

Managing Director at Blue Sky Growth Solutions

Jon Bridges

Executive Director at Velocity Composites

Richard Prosser

Head of Manufacturing Strategy Air Sector at BAE Systems

Beth Owen

Head of Logistics & Transport at Airbus

Annette Weekes MBE

Managing Director at PDS CNC Engineering

Dion Williams

Associate Dean for Enterprise & Engagement and Director of Research, Enterprise & Innovation at Lancaster University

Prof Melissa Conlon

Commercial Director at AMRC North West

Tom Wormleighton

Managing Director at Safran Nacelles Limited

Helen Binns

Partner at Beever & Struthers

Peter Lord

Quality Director – Civil Aerospace Operations at Rolls-Royce PLC

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