Our Trustees

Andrew Turvey -  Current Chair of Trustees, Andrew has a background in accounting and risk management and has been a keen family historian for over 30 years. He is passionate about Open Data, being a founding trustee of Wikimedia UK, the charity that promotes and supports the Wikipedia family of websites within the UK. He is based in Hertfordshire.

Graham Hart - Co-Founder and Trustee of Free UK Genealogy - Graham provides consultancy on Genealogy issues. Graham has been in IT for 35 years and a genealogist for the same amount of time. He is based in Bucks, UK.

Dave Mayall - Co-Founder and Trustee of Free UK Genealogy - Dave provides database support expertise. He is based in Manchester, UK.

Richard Light - Richard has a background in cultural heritage information systems (primarily museums), markup languages and Linked Data. He is based in West Sussex, UK.

Giorgio Abraini - Giorgio has a background in finance and economics and provides financial advice. He is a portfolio manager at Orion Wealth LLP. He is based in London, UK

Alexandra Eveleigh - Alexandra is a professional archivist by background and currently Collections Information Manager at Wellcome Collection in London, UK where her role complements her research interests in public participation in library, archive and museum contexts.


Denise Colbert - Denise is the charity's Chief Operating Officer and is based in Manchester, UK