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Development Committee

Terms of Reference

  • To act as ambassadors for the College within their network of friends and colleagues
  • To act as the catalyst between the RCA and opinion-formers who affect its future, including Government
  • To lead from the front in terms of demonstrating support for the RCA, at an appropriate level
  • To contribute to the fundraising strategy at the RCA
  • To identify personal contacts, who may be on the boards of targeted businesses or trusts and foundations
  • To assist with cultivating prospective donors by making introductions to the RCA and attending or hosting relevant events
  • To identify opportunities that will generate philanthropic income

Constitution and Membershp

Ex-officio

Dr Paul Thompson, Vice-Chancellor

Lay members of Council

Lay members of Council one of whom shall be Chair:

Baroness Rebuck (Chair)

John Studzinski

Ed Williams

Co-opted members

The Committee may recommend to the Council the appointment of co-opted members with relevant expertise:

Sarah Griffin


Quorum: Three members

Frequency of meetingsTwo per year