Trustees and Key Staff
- Dennis Danter - Chair
- Colin Atkinson - Secretary
- Vida Slater
- Carl McCann
- Ian Johnson
- Linda Mills
- Sheila Halsall - Founder & Honorary member
David Lackner-Smith - Director CEO
After studying retail and wholesale distribution David was the youngest relief store manager for a large newsagent retailer and went on to open and run many businesses in retail and catering. As a founding member of The Sanctuary Trust, David's passion to help homeless people is an inspiration to all. David continues to push The Sanctuary Trust to higher levels in order to achieve above and beyond for the individuals who benefit from Sanctuary's work.
Richard Shaw - Director Finance
A key part of the Senior Management Team, Richard works with David. Richard is involved in looking for new opportunities, decision making for the organisation and also oversees all of The Sanctuary Trust's financial administration.