Sport Birmingham Board
Sport Birmingham is governed by a number of Board members who bring with them a wealth of skills and knowledge. The Board's key aims are to work with partners to increase participation in sport, physical education and active recreation, and to build clear pathways for people with sporting talent to enable them to reach their potential.
Current Board Members
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A former athlete who represented Sparkhill and Birchfield Harriers, winning county and regional titles and Great Britain representative honours. He subsequently achieved success as a team manager at Birchfield and briefly for regional and national teams before career demands took him to Scotland. Having been research manager at Centro he took on a similar role at Highlands and Islands Enterprise with responsibility for marketing and advertising monitoring related to tourism, business and community development. He returned to the Midlands in 1992 to set up a research consultancy at Wolverhampton Business School, before establishing Vector Research in 1996. The Jewellery Quarter based organisation subsequently built a diverse portfolio including a specific Birmingham focus covering community engagement studies, neighbourhood renewal and targeted insight in leisure and culture. Outside of work Paul is an avid cyclist……and admits to visiting St Andrews on occasions!