About us - committee

The AAA is run by a committee of volunteers appointed at our first Annual General Meeting, on 28 September 2017.

Our constitution was ratified at our first general meeting on 2 February 2018.

Committee members

Dr Richard Young

Dr Richard Young, Director & founder

Founder & Vice Chair

Mike Kirkham

Mike Kirkham, Chair


Linda Harper

Linda Harper, AAA Secretary

Committee Secretary

James Dale

James Dale, Treasurer/Membership

Treasurer & Membership

Joan Brame

Joan Brame, Membership Support

Membership Support

Philip Leigh

Philip Leigh, Star Party Coordinator

Star Party Coordinator

Nigel Osborne

Nigel Osborne, Committee Member


Peter Bruce

Peter Bruce, Digital & Technical

Digital & Technical


Mark Proctor

Mark Proctor, Webmaster/Social Media

Website & Safeguarding

Committee meeting notes