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The Council

There is a total of 40 representatives of the game and 11 honorary members who champion the following bodies together, and whose main responsibilities are;

• Appointing non Independent Board Members
• Monitoring the performance of the Board of Directors and holding them to account
• Acting as Champions for their area of the game and advocates of the Association among members, the wider football community and our stakeholders

council members


President – D.E. Ramsbottom (Life Vice President)
– R. Tooth (Honorary Member)
Vice Chair
– C. Redfern (Walsall Junior Youth League)
Chief Executive Officer
– A.C. Evans (Ex-Officio)

N. Adshead – Walsall FC
S. Alexander – Stafford & District Sunday League
G. Appleby – Independent Member
K. Newey – Mid Staffs Junior League
M. Barnett – Staffordshire County Senior League (Disability)
P. Bateman – Leek Town FC
A. Bryant – Staffordshire Girls & Ladies League
R. Crawford – Staffordshire County Senior League
B. Degg – Uttoxeter & District Sunday League
J. Dyson – Independent Member
K. Halliday – Affiliated Club Coaches
T. Homer – The Male National League System
M. Huckfield – Staffordshire Ability Counts Youth League
C. Humphries – Staffs County Senior League (Walking Football)
K. Hunt – Stafford Rangers FC
A. Hurst – Stoke City FC
P. Hussey – Staffordshire Referees Association 
TBC – Staffordshire Youth League
J. Jones – Disability Player Pathway
T. King – Lichfield & District Recreational League
A. Mapperson – Sentinel Competitions 
P. Mallaband – Accredited Clubs
R. Mullin – Independent Member
P. Reade – Male Referees
D. Stone – North Staffs Youth League
I. Sumnall – Coors Sunday Football League
J. Waldron – Recreational Football
S. Wallbank – Staffordshire Girls & Ladies League
W. Quirk - Staffordshire Schools FA
T. Underwood – Youth Engagement
R. Webb – Women’s NLS
J. Wilson – North Staffs Junior Youth League
M. Youds – Potteries & District Sunday League
A. Younas – Independent Member
W. Turner – Port Vale FC

Life Members

D.M. Bathurst
R.M. Street

Life Vice Presidents

B.J. Adshead
D. Ramsbottom
J.C.W. Deans
M.J. Cooper
P. Savage
W.K. Martin


M. Sanders
M. Stokes
R. Tooth
M. Barnard
M. Warren