Our Board

Rochdale Circle CIC is a Community Interest Company - a Not for Profit social enterprise.

We have been fortunate to have recruited a talented and experienced Board to support and help steer the organisation.

Meet our Board Members:

Dianne David - Chair

Dianne was the Assistant Director for Commissioning at Rochdale Adult Care Services before retiring at the end of 2018 and has subsequently  joined the Rochdale Circle CIC board and was elected as Chair in June 2021.

Dianne has launched Cycling Without Age 

Ryan Bradley

Ryan is the CEO of Rochdale AFC Community Trust.

He has also been the CEO at Rochdale Hornets as well as working for Link4Life.

Ryan has taken up amateur dramatics and played Captain Hook!

Martin Collinge

Martin is also a Member of HMR Circle as well as being a Volunteer Driver and also gives office based admin support to the VDS. He currently works as part of the test and trace system, in particular around overseas travel.

Martin was also an Association Football referee before hanging up his whistle after 30 years of officiating.

Leanne Chorlton

Leanne was Rochdale Circle CIC's second employee, joining at the start of 2013. She is the Operations Manager at Circle and is now the Company Secretary and she provides the board with invaluable help and support.

Away from work Leanne is a Guide and Scout Leader.

Mark Wynn

Mark overseas the different facets of Rochdale Circle CIC. Providing strategic guidance, advice and reports for the board and partners.

He joined Rochdale Circle CIC to launch the organisation in December 2012.
Mark previously ran his own engineering company for 16 years, before selling the business. He has also been a project manager on major engineering projects.

He was also the Chairman of Rochdale Hornets for 10 seasons.