John Harrhy

John originally trained as a building surveyor and has worked in both the private and public sectors. Before his retirement, John was chief executive of an NHS Trust and was vice-chair of the board of Newport Housing Trust. John is chair of the resources committee.

Kevin Ward

Kevin had a 32-year career in journalism, most recently as the Editor of the South Wales Argus. He now runs a media consultancy and manages the Newport Now BID. A former theatre critic and qualified junior football coach, he is a Newport County season ticket holder and shareholder in the club's Supporters' Trust..

Martin Warren

Martin is a chartered accountant who played for Cardiff Cricket Club and has played and administered football in Wales. Martin is a Sport Wales board member and keen to give back to sport. He is also a trustee of the national charity Young Enterprise.

Jo Hardman

Jo has lived in Newport for more than 30 years and is very proud of the sporting, cultural and leisure history associated with the city. Jo is a principal lecturer in sport at the University of Gloucestershire, where she teaches programmes related to disability sport and inclusive physical activity.

Councillor Mark Whitcutt

Cllr Whitcutt is a councillor for Newport City Council.