CMA Council

The Community Media Association has a governing Council elected annually by our membership. The current Chairman of the CMA is Danny Lawrence of Gateway 97.8 and Vice Chair is Janey Gordon of the University of Bedfordshire.

  • Dom Chambers
    Dom Chambers
    Somer Valley
    Education Trust
  • Lol Gellor
    Lol Gellor
  • Janey Gordon
    Janey Gordon
    University of
  • Richard Hilton
    Richard Hilton
    Radio Fund
  • Gloria Khamkar
    Gloria Khamkar
    Unity 101
  • Danny Lawrence
    Danny Lawrence
    Gateway 97.8
  • Javed Sattar
    Javed Sattar
    Awaz FM

Should you wish to contact any CMA Council member, their contact details may be found below:

Our Council members have the followng areas of responsibility:

  • Management & Development – Janey Gordon
  • Learning, Research & Social Value – Janey Gordon
  • Marketing & Communications – Lol Gellor
  • Platforms, Content & Sharing – Danny Lawrence
  • Funding & Partnership Working – Dom Chambers and Gloria Khamkar
  • Advocacy, Policy & Legislation – Danny Lawrence
  • Conference, Events & Training Delivery – Richard Hilton and Javed Sattar

The CMA and CMA Council are supported by an independent group of advisers drawn from academia and industry:

  • Steve Buckley – policy and funding adviser
  • Lawrie Hallett – technical adviser
  • Danny Lawrence – regulator liaison adviser
  • Terry Lee – events consultant
  • Caroline Mitchell – academic liaison adviser

Updated by Bill Best on 19 October 2020.