Contact Us

The JCI UK National Board is here to help and we'd love to hear from you. It's your organisation and we want you to make the most of your membership!

National President: Sarah Beckwith 

Contact Sarah if you need international contacts.  Also, if you make contact with other JCI countries around the world it's always good protocol to cc Sarah into the email as JCI UK's international representative. Sarah also oversees The South and is the main point of contact for the Region, as well as other chambers who aren't covered by a region. You can contact Sarah at you can also find Sarah on LinkedIn.   

Deputy President: Michael Steel   

JCI UK has relations with many organisations and companies. As Deputy President Michael also heads up the Chamber Taskforce, which supports new or small chambers in the UK. For more information, help or to partner with JCI, you can contact Michael at you can also find Michael on Twitter @themichaelsteel.

Immediate Past National President: Drew Charman 

As Immediate Past President Drew knows a lot about the organisation so is on hand to give help or advice. Drew is also JCI UK's connection with the British Senate and JCI UK Foundation. Get in touch if you have any questions about JCI procedures or would like help contacting your local senators. You can contact Drew at you can also find Drew on Twitter @JCI_Drew.

Admin Director: Katie Ogley

Katie is responsible for organising National Board and National Council meetings including sending out agendas and minutes etc. She will also be organising the national awards. You can contact Katie at

Finance Director: Mark Smith 

If you have any questions about bursaries for JCI, payments to your local chambers from the national organisation, budgets etc. You can contact Mark at you can also find Mark on Twitter @marksmith_sheff.

Membership Director: Ben Hawley

Ben can help you with anything that has to do with the JCI UK membership. He is also the person to contact for anything that has to do with your membership or any of the membership events being carried out thought the year. You can contact Ben at or on Twitter @ben_hawley1982.  

Personal Development Director: James Lambert

JCI runs many training courses every year. James can help you if you have any further questions, you want to bring a JCI training event to your chamber or need to get in touch with international trainers.  You can contact James at

International Director: Abdulkader Aljandali

If you have any questions about international events or want to get in touch with other JCI chambers around the world, you can contact Abdulkader you can also find him on Facebook

Marketing Director: Ryan Pilkington

Ryan is responsible for all newsletters and updates for JCI UK. He also looks after any PR or Marketing for the national organisation, this includes social media. If you need more information or would like to contact Ryan you can email him at or find him on Twitter @_RyanPilkington.

Website Manager: James Lambert

Spotted a bug on our national website? Need help with your local website? Then James is the best person to contact. He looks after the website on behalf of JCI UK. You can email James at

Yorkshire Regional Group Chairman: Philip Cockayne

JCI UK includes England, Wales, Northern Ireland, the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man. This is divided into three regions. Philip can help with all enquiries about Yorkshire, the chambers that make up the region and regional events. You can contact Philip at you can also find Philip on Twitter.

For any question about The South or other chambers that make up JCI UK you can contact National President Sarah Beckwith on the detail above.

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JCI UK Head Office 

JCI UK has an administrative Head Office function in Grantham, Lincolnshire, based in the offices of Proaction International, owned by Paul and Lorna Bainbridge, former members of JCI UK. We would like to thank them very much for helping to provide this essential service. *Please note that it is always quicker to pass on any paper based memberhsip forms to your Local President who is in the best place to deal with them directly.* 

Lorna Bainbridge -

Postal address:

Lorna Bainbridge
JCI UK Head Office
PO Box 6638
NG31 9BX