Meet the county team

The county team is here to support local guiding, as well as providing trainings, events, and much more.

The county commissioner team are the lead volunteers for the county.  We represent the county at region level and help to shape strategy and direction. We support our fabulous division and district commissioners to support local units, making sure girls and young women have fantastic experiences at Girlguiding.  Our areas of responsibility are:

  • Adult Leadership & Support – Deborah
  • Commissioners’ Support – Gillian
  • Business – Sally
  • Outdoor Adventures & Events – Claire

Email: ccteam@girlguidingwestyorkshiresouth.org.uk

The County Commissioner team

Gillian Longbottom, Sally Fozzard, Deborah Barker & Claire Bagnall

Team members include:

County Administrator

Sandra Coultard

Provides administrative support for the County Commissioner team, County Executive and Advisers.

Email: office@girlguidingwestyorkshiresouth.org.uk

Badge Secretary

Jean Hall

Liaises with Girlguiding nationally with regard to badges and certificates.  Supplies badges and certificates to leaders within the county.

Email: badges@girlguidingwestyorkshiresouth.org.uk

Marketing and PR

Victoria Barton Rosenthal

Supports leaders on issues around promoting guiding in local media, using promotional materials and developing external relationships.

Email: marketing@girlguidingwestyorkshiresouth.org.uk

Leadership Coordinator

Carole Wilson

Advises and supports volunteers who are undertaking their leadership qualification.

Email: Leadershipverifier@girlguidingwestyorkshiresouth.org.uk

Wysholme Booking Secretary

Cath Breeze

Manages bookings for the county property Wysholme.

Email: wysholmebookings@girlguidingwestyorkshiresouth.org.uk

Go Co-ordinator

Val Dickinson

Assists leaders with GO queries

Email: GO@girlguidingwestyorkshiresouth.org.uk

Outdoor Advisor

Emma Woodward

Supports leaders with residential and outdoor activities.  Coordinates and assists leaders working towards the Going Away with Scheme.

Email: outdoor@girlguidingwestyorkshiresouth.org.uk

Duke of Edinburgh Award Advisor

Julie Corcoran

Provides supports to leaders and members undertaking DofE Awards.  Organises County DofE Expeditions.

Email: DofE@girlguidingwestyorkshiresouth.org.uk

President

Angie Goddard

Our ambassador for girlguiding in the county and for Girlguiding.

Email: president@girlguidingwestyorkshiresouth.org.uk

County Treasurer

Sally Fozzard

Sally Fozzard

Monitors and maintains the financial administration of the County.

Email: treasurer@girlguidingwestyorkshiresouth.org.uk

Leadership Coordinator

Helen Brown

Helen Brown

Coordinates and advises the leadership mentors who support our new volunteers.

Email: leadershipcoord@girlguidingwestyorkshiresouth.org.uk

Diversity and Inclusion

Kim Finnerty

Advises and supports volunteers with diversity and inclusion matters relating to young members.

Email: inclusion@girlguidingwestyorkshiresouth.org.uk

Wysholme Chair

Lynne Gascoigne

Leads the team managing the county property Wysholme

Email: wysholmechair@girlguidingwestyorkshiresouth.org.uk

Archivist

Angie Goddard

Maintains the County Archives covering the history of guiding in West Yorkshire South.

Email: archivist@girlguidingwestyorkshiresouth.org.uk

Queen’s Guide Adviser

Cheryl Thompson

Supports members working towards their Queen’s Guide award

Email: queensguide@girlguidingwestyorkshiresouth.org.uk

International Advisor

Jane Carr

Jane Carr

Promotes and supports international opportunities.  Receives international RENs.

Email: international@girlguidingwestyorkshiresouth.org.uk

Team members include:

County Administrator

Sandra Coultard

Provides administrative support for the County Commissioner team, County Executive and Advisers.

Email: office@girlguidingwestyorkshiresouth.org.uk

Badge Secretary

Jean Hall

Liaises with Girlguiding nationally with regard to badges and certificates.  Supplies badges and certificates to leaders within the county.

Email: badges@girlguidingwestyorkshiresouth.org.uk

Marketing and PR

Victoria Barton Rosenthal

Supports leaders on issues around promoting guiding in local media, using promotional materials and developing external relationships.

Email: marketing@girlguidingwestyorkshiresouth.org.uk

Leadership Coordinator

Carole Wilson

Advises and supports volunteers who are undertaking their leadership qualification.

Email: Leadershipverifier@girlguidingwestyorkshiresouth.org.uk

Wysholme Booking Secretary

Cath Breeze

Manages bookings for the county property Wysholme.

Email: wysholmebookings@girlguidingwestyorkshiresouth.org.uk

Go Co-ordinator

Val Dickinson

Assists leaders with GO queries

Email: GO@girlguidingwestyokshiresouth.org.uk

Outdoor Advisor

Emma Woodward

Supports leaders with residential and outdoor activities.  Coordinates and assists leaders working towards the Going Away with Scheme.

Email: outdoor@girlguidingwestyorkshiresouth.org.uk

Duke of Edinburgh Award Advisor

Julie Corcoran

Provides supports to leaders and members undertaking DofE Awards.  Organises County DofE Expeditions.

Email: DofE@girlguidingwestyorkshiresouth.org.uk

President

Angie Goddard

Our ambassador for girlguiding in the county and for Girlguiding.

Email: president@girlguidingwestyorkshiresouth.org.uk

County Treasurer

Sally Fozzard

Sally Fozzard

Monitors and maintains the financial administration of the County.

Email: treasurer@girlguidingwestyorkshiresouth.org.uk

Leadership Coordinator

Helen Brown

Helen Brown

Coordinates and advises the leadership mentors who support our new volunteers.

Email: leadershipcoord@girlguidingwestyorkshiresouth.org.uk

Diversity and Inclusion

Kim Finnerty

Advises and supports volunteers with diversity and inclusion matters relating to young members.

Email: inclusion@girlguidingwestyorkshiresouth.org.uk

Wysholme Chair

Lynne Gascoigne

Leads the team managing the county property Wysholme

Email: wysholmechair@girlguidingwestyorkshiresouth.org.uk

Archivist

Angie Goddard

Maintains the County Archives covering the history of guiding in West Yorkshire South.

Email: archivist@girlguidingwestyorkshiresouth.org.uk

Queen’s Guide Adviser

Cheryl Thompson

Supports members working towards their Queen’s Guide award

Email: queensguide@girlguidingwestyorkshiresouth.org.uk

International Advisor

Jane Carr

Jane Carr

Promotes and supports international opportunities.  Receives international RENs.

Email: international@girlguidingwestyorkshiresouth.org.uk

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