The CfGS team

CfGS has a core team, complemented by expert associates who work on our behalf across the UK. CfGS’s trustees oversee governance, provide strategic advice and ensure compliance with our charity and company obligations.

Jacqui McKinlay - Chief Executive

Jacqui is Chief Executive of the Centre for Governance and Scrutiny. Under Jacqui’s leadership, CfGS is the leading national organisation promoting and supporting excellence in governance and scrutiny. Jacqui oversees CfGS’ work with a wide range of sectors including local government, national government, health and social care, education, the private ...

Lord Bob Kerslake - Chair

Lord Kerslake is the Chair of the Centre for Governance and Scrutiny. He is also Chair of Peabody and is President of the Local Government Association (LGA). A former Head of the Civil Service, Lord Kerslake led the Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) from November 2010, stepping down in ...

Team

Team

Don Massey

Team

Ian Parry

Team

Kate Grigg

Team

Ed Hammond

Associate

Paul Cutler

Associate

Ed Davie

Associate

Lisa Smart

Associate

Dr Dave McKenna

Associate

Tony Jackson

Associate

Sunita Sharma

Trustees