Finance, risk and audit committee

The Finance, Risk and Audit Committee (FRAC) is a sub-committee of the Board of UKCP, and undertakes all of its work on behalf of the Trustees. It reports back to the Board through the Treasurer. The FRAC is responsible for proposing a budget to the Board of Trustees in accordance with the Board’s established strategic plan.

Committee membership comprises the UKCP Chief Executive, Treasurer, Finance Manager, and the Chair of the Professional Regulatory Committee of the Colleges and Faculties.

Committee members

David Fitzgerald

Committee Chair: David Fitzgerald, UKCP Treasurer (voting member)

John Loughrey, UKCP Trustee (voting member)
Andy Cottom, UKCP Trustee and UKCP Vice-Chair (voting member)
Fiona Biddle, Chair of the Education, Training and Practice Committee (voting member – co-opted)
Tricia Scott, Chair of the Professional Regulatory Committee of the Colleges and Faculties (voting member – co-opted)
Jacqui McCouat, UKCP Trustee (voting member – co-opted)
Wendy Smith, outsourced Finance Manager (non-voting member)
Cath White, Head of Operations and Regulation (non-voting member)
Sarah Niblock, Chief Executive Officer (non-voting member)

In attendance

Committee administrator: Alex Crawford, UKCP Governance Manager (non-voting)

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