Committee members are elected by the membership to hold office for 3 years after which they have to step down. The one exception is an incumbent Vice-Chair who is allowed to be re-elected (if they so wish) as the Chair.
Committee members can, of course, retire from the committee at any time. Persons with particular skills can be seconded onto the Committee but they have restricted rights.
The current Committee is as follows:
Chair: Ivan Rickett
Vice-chair: Brian Hunt
Secretary: Liz Smith
Treasurer: Patricia Evans
Membership Secretary: Sue Bridgman
Programme Secretary: Joe Abbott
Publicity: Sue Palmer
Social Secretaries: Bev Hunt and Brian Hunt
Magazine Editor: Russ Longson
When members of the Committee have served their allotted time their replacements must be nominated and elected by the membership and announced at the June AGM. For further information regarding the running of our U3A please see the Constitution page
The Committee meets once a month at the Burnham Council Offices on the Friday preceding the monthly meeting to discuss and formulate policies relating to the U3A.