John Battle (Chair)

John was the former Leeds City Councillor(1980-1987) and former MP for Leeds West(1987-2010) Minister of State (1997-2001), Adviser to PM on Faith Communities Chair of Churches regional commission Currently Chair of Leeds Diocese Justice and Peace Commission.

Philip Bee (Convenor)

Philip is currently Superintendent Minister of the Denby Dale and Clayton West Circuit of the Methodist Church in West Yokrshire. He was formerly Churches Regional Officer for Yorkshire and the Humber. He has experience in public issues that include Climate Change, Welfare Reform, and Financial Inclusion.

Sue Cutting (Secretary)

Sue is currently Circuit Administrator for Denby Dale & Clayton West Methodist Circuit with part of her role dedicated to JPIT Yorkshire.