Philip Ashton

Chartered Accountant, retired 2004 as a partner of one of the major accountancy firms

Founder member of the governing body of Archbishop Sentamu Academy, Hull, where he was also the Responsible Officer (2007 -13)

Trustee of the York Museums Trust

Member of the Finance Committees of the York Diocesan Board of Finance Ltd and York Minster

Governor, The Minster School, York