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The TeamMeet the People Behind The BDA

 

Meet our small but mighty team

Senior Management Team

 

Chris Parkin

Chris Parkin

Business Operations Manager

Chris is responsible for all the finance and governance processes associated with a funding award, alongside the administration of all working aspects of the organisation. He is responsible for the budget and the quarterly reporting to Sport England which is crucial for funding to be released to the BDA. He works closely with the Development Director and provides support to the team members. He line manages the Administration Officer and oversees the running of the office.

Email: chris@playbowls.org      Office: 01664 777001

 

 

Jon Hart

Jon Hart

Development Manager

Jon’s role is to oversee and manage the club and community delivery of the BDA. This includes the Club Development Programme and Just Bowl, ensuring that both are hitting their targets outlined in the Play Bowls Strategy 2017-2021. He also has the responsibility of leading on the Data and Insight for the BDA to ensure that all areas of work are hitting their targets which is reported to Sport England on a 6 monthly basis. Jon works within the senior management team alongside the Development Director and the Business Operations Manager.

Email: jon@playbowls.org      Mobile: 07795 555907

 

 

Club Development Team

George Babalev

George Babalev

Club Development Manager

George’s role is to oversee the Club Development Programme and to ensure that targets outlined in the Play Bowls Strategy 2017-2021 are met. He also has the responsibility of leading, supporting and developing four Club Development Officers and ensuring they are delivering the programme effectively. George is also the BDA’s Disability Lead and is part of the Disability Steering Group, responsible for the implementation of the National Strategic Disability Action Plan.

Email: george@playbowls.org      Mobile: 07826 929604

 

 

David Bolt

David Bolt

Club Development Officer

David is the Club Development Programme officer for the North. His role is to ensure the clubs that have successfully applied for the programme have the support they need to grow new members, retain existing members and in doing so reinforcing the long-term sustainability of clubs.

Email: david@playbowls.org      Mobile: 07826 929558

 

 

Annie Dunham

Annie Dunham

Club Development Officer - Part-Time

Annie is the Club Development Programme officer for East Anglia. Her role is to ensure the clubs that have successfully applied for the programme have the support they need to grow new members, retain existing members and in doing so reinforcing the long-term sustainability of clubs.

Email: annie@playbowls.org      Mobile: 07502 4146138

 

 

Louise Satherley

Louise Satherley

Club Development Officer (Women Can) - Part-Time

Louise is the Club Development Officer leading the Women Can programme. Her role is to work with the bowls clubs across the country to support and increase the number of women playing bowls, coaching bowls and volunteering in bowls.

Email: louise@playbowls.org      Mobile: 07585 391417

 

 

Administration Support

Kara Purvis

Kara Purvis

Administration Officer - Part-Time

Kara works in our head office at Melton Mowbray and works closely with the Business Operations Manager works to ensure the smooth running of the office. Her main duties included the administration of the Play Bowls Package scheme. Kara works Tuesday to Frida, 10am to 2pm.

Email: kara@playbowls.org      Office: 01664 777001