Committee Members & Roles


Chairman: Richard Ratcliffe (1956-64; Past President 1988-89 and 2015-16) 01622 682119
Vice-Chairman: John Clayton (1961-68) 01622 691151
Secretary: Daisy Stapley-Bunten (2010-12)
Treasurer: Graham Belson (1960-65) 01622 730514
or 07770 738041 or write to 22 Plantation Lane, Bearsted, Maidstone ME14 4BH
Graham Belson (also Treasurer, see above)
President: Samuel Coppard (2005-12)
(for 2018-19)
Paul Smith (Staff 1993-2017)
(for 2019-20)
Nancy Powell (née Turrell) (1993-1995)
(to be proposed at the 2018 AGM)
Immediate Past President: Neil Turrell (Staff, Headmaster 1992-2009) 01732 301722


Webmaster: (Prof.) Malcolm MacCallum (1957-63; Past President 2008-9) 020 8989 8188
Editors, The Old Maidstonian: Brian White (1962-69) 01622 756660 or 07828 925609, or write to 26 Little Buckland Avenue, Allington, Maidstone ME16 0BG
Peter Weaver (1950-58) 01435 864541
Social Media: Samuel Coppard (see above)
Alex Rolfe (2006-2013) 07816659531.

Events and School Support

Events Coordinator: John Clayton (see above)
Mentor Scheme: Alex Rolfe (see above)
Sports: Alex Rolfe (see above)
Trust Fund Administration Gardner Crawley (1955-62; Past President, 2014-15) 01233 850145
Development Trust Fund Chairman
GPDR Compliance Audit Chairman and Malcolm MacCallum

Without Portfolio

Ron McCormick (Staff to 2004; Past President 2013-14)
Peter Sampson (1950-1955)


Headmaster: Mark Tomkins

Corresponding member

Legal Affairs: Tony Bishop (1955-62; Past President 2001-2)

The School Captain and Vice-Captain are also invited to attend meetings. They can be contacted via the School, e.g. by sending email to

The Trustees of the Trust Fund are the Chairman, John Clayton, Graham Belson and Gardner Crawley. The secretary acts as the Trust’s secretary.