Strategic Commissioning Board

Strategic Commissioning Board

The Strategic Commissioning Board has the primary purpose to provide strategic direction to the Commissioner's strategy for commissioning in relation to:

a) Strategic planning;

b) Service quality and delivery evaluation;

c) Contract performance/management; and

d) Stakeholder engagement.

Membership of the Board comprises of:

Chair - TBC
Mr Darren Garwood-Pask     Chief Finance Officer (Vice-Chair)
Mrs Sian Curley                     Chief of Staff, OPCC
Mr Julian Williams                 Assistant Chief Constable, Gwent Police
Mr Richard Bowen                 Aneurin Bevan Health Board
Mr Martin Featherstone         Gwent Association of Voluntary Organisations
                                              (GAVO)
Ms Nic Davies                       National Probation Service
Mr David Morris                     Registered Social Landlords Representative
Ms Diana Binding                  Wales Community Rehabilitation Company (CRC)
Mr Neil Taylor                        Head of Performance, Planning & Partnerships,
                                              OPCC
Mrs Rhiannon Kirk                  Chief Superintendent, Head of Service
                                              Development, Gwent Police
Mr Will Godfrey                     Chief Executive of Newport City  Council, Local
                                              Authority Representative
Mr Huw Jakeway                   South Wales Fire & Rescue Service
Mr Peter Kennedy                 Torfaen Voluntary Alliance
Ms Karin Phillips                    Welsh Government Representative (Observer)