The National Archives’ Board

The National Archives’ Board is the key strategic advisory body of The National Archives. It is made up of the Chief Executive and Keeper, the five executive directors, the Chair of The National Archives’ Board, and four further non-executive board members.

The board meets monthly and meeting summaries are available online. All non-executive board members also sit on The National Archives’ Audit and Risk Committee, where they are joined by an independent member of the Committee.

Find details on the non-executive board members below. See the Executive team for information on The National Archives’ chief executive and directors.

The National Archives' Board meetings

Meeting minutes

Lesley Cowley OBE

Lesley Cowley OBE

Chair of The National Archives’ Board

Baroness (Ros) Scott of Needham Market

Baroness (Ros) Scott of Needham Market

Non-executive Board Member

Mark Richards

Mark Richards

Non-executive Board Member

Sonia Cargan

Sonia Cargan

Non-executive Board Member

Rommel Pereira

Rommel Pereira

Non-executive Board Member and Chair of the Audit and Risk Committee

Robert Milburn

Robert Milburn

Independent Member of the Audit and Risk Committee