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The Board

Chairman: Stefan Rupp

Director: Alan Biggin FCA


Honorary Life President: Jack Tordoff OBE

Honorary Vice President: Mark Lawn


Associate Directors

Glenn Ackroyd

Steve Bollen

Simon Hartley

Graham Jones

James Lockwood

Steve Longbottom

Dennis Matthewman

Jean Matthewman

Lena Owen

Roger Owen

Keith Petty

Norrie Richards

Mark Roebuck

Mick Searle


Honorary Associate Directors

Malcolm Scott

Mike Smith


On The Field

Manager: Mark Trueman

Joint Manager: Conor Sellars

Recruitment Director: Lee Turnbull

Goalkeeper Coach: John Vaughan

Fitness Coach: Ben Rome

Head Physio: Chris Royston

Assistant Head Physio: Dayle Avison

Kit Manager: Steve Cross

Performance Analyst: Robbie Bloodworth

Performance Analyst: Scott Dyer 

Club Masseur: Nick Akerman

Club Doctor: Dr. Andrew Smith

Club Chiropodist: Russell Kenningham

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon: Steve Bollen

Academy Manager: Neil Matthews

Academy Head of Coaching: Lewis Nightingale

Head of Foundation Phase Coaching and Recruitment: Alan Nevison

Head of Individual Technical Development: Martin Drury

Safeguarding Officer: Lee-Ann Brewer

Player Liaison Officer: Laura Hutchinson


Behind The Scenes

Chief Executive Officer: Ryan Sparks

Director of Operations: Paula Watson

Commercial Director: Davide Longo

Club Secretary: Mark Harrison

Head Groundsman: Mick Doyle

Head of Maintenance: Mark Tingle

Commercial Manager: Michael Shackleton

Relationship Manager: Laura Hutchinson

Media Manager: Lewis Redmond

CRM & iFollow Manager: Marco Townson

Sales & Events: Nicky Driver

Commercial Executive: Mick Russell

Commercial Administrator: Sandra Oram

Digital Media Executive: Joseph Crabtree

Finance Manager: Steve Cook

Accounts Administrator: Jackie Dean

Ticket Office Manager: Mick Lamb

Safety Officer: Jonathan Heaton

Deputy Safety Officer: Chris Cusick

Receptionist: Karen Broster

Community Foundation CEO: Ian Ormondroyd

Disability Liaison Officer: Louise Lawrence

Club Chaplain: Oliver Evans



Bradford City Football Club Limited is owned by ER SPORTSGROUP GmbH, which is 100% owned by Stefan Rupp.