Chris Barraclough , Secretary of the Board ,  BA (Hons) Childhood Studies 



Laura Blackwell , Trustee , Seamstress, Designer and Knitter extraordinaire 
Christine Beels , Advisory Board 
I have a background in Health Promotion before becoming one of the Govt Office team which rolled out the Sure Start progranme across Yorkshire&the Humber. I later became a Childrens Centre Manager in Bradford.
I am very proud to play a small part in the building of LEYA.


John Dammone, Managing Director at Salvo’s Restaurant Limited

 John is the Managing Director of family run Salvo’s Restaurant in Headingley. Salvo’s was founded in 1976 and still remains one of the most successful, innovative Italian restaurants in the region.  John has been living in Headingley for the past 30 years and has been an active member of  the Headingley community earning  respect within the neighbourhood as well as within the local business community