Results of the 2020 Election of Directors In this section Becoming a Director Results of the 2017 Election of Directors Results of the 2018 election Results of the 2019 Election of Directors Results of the 2020 Election of Directors Results of the 2021 Election of Directors Elected to the Board of Directors Caroline Ley - 1,700 Caroline Ley - 1,700 Serving for 4 years The Society belongs to us, its members; it is based on strong and enduring principles, but this does not preclude change. Going forward I would like to see more done on climate issues. The focus on local produce, and the availability of smaller community based shops, is a great starting point, but more progress is needed. I would be very pleased to contribute to that initiative. John Hawkins - 2,588 John Hawkins - 2,588 Serving for 4 years I have served as a Director for 8 years, chairing two committees- Performance Review (oversight of all commercial activities) and Remuneration and Search (major personnel issues) and sat on the Audit Committee. My last 14 years at work were as Chief Executive and Returning Officer of a local authority and I was ultimately responsible for all its services, including emergency planning. Nicola Fox - 3,379 Nicola Fox - 3,379 Serving for 3 years - due to reaching 12 consecutive years' service in 2023 Since being elected in 2011, I’ve been actively involved in growing the Society’s businesses, setting strategy, analysing and developing new initiatives, increasing members’ involvement and holding senior management to account. I’ve undertaken extensive training specific to being a Director of our Society. Jane Nice - 2,572 Jane Nice - 2,572 Serving for 4 years Born and raised in Ipswich, I have worked for the Society for 26 years, progressing to my current role as a CIPD qualified HR Business Partner. Being a proud member of the Society, a local resident and colleague, I understand what our members, colleagues and community need from us as a business, in line with our values and principles.