Nicola Tanner – Choir Secretary and Designated Safeguarding Lead
Nicola was a founder member of the Youth Choir when she joined it in September 1986 and leaving it in 1993. She held the position or Treasurer of the Young Voices for two years during that period. Nicola moved on to pastures new to work as a vocalist in the entertainment department for Warner Leisure Hotels on the south coast. During this time she primarily fronted dance bands at various hotels and worked in cabaret. Nicola returned to Yorkshire and worked in the travel industry before moving on to manage and Agency in Halifax. Nicola’s own daughter now sings in the Young Voices and Vocalise and she describes it as ‘Fabulous’ to be giving back something to an organisation that gave her so much.
Treena Boothby – Treasurer and Concert Secretary
Treena is a qualified Chartered Accountant who has enjoyed a varied career including working for Leeds City Council. She is the Deputy Chair of Governors at Lindley Junior School. Treena is a mother of three children and her middle child is a member of the Youth Choir. Treena is responsible for the choirs accounts and also the choirs concerts.
Emily Stones – Committee Member
Rachael Kain – Committee Member
Rachael is a former choir member having joined in 1998. She is a keen globe trotting linguist. Having spent seven years in France, she returned to the UK to retrain as a Secondary Modern Foreign Language Teacher and to re-establish her connection with music. Rachael loves seeing the enjoyment and progression of the choir members and she is a regular friendly face at rehearsals. Rachael is also the committee Minutes Secretary.
Dominic Hibbin – Committee Member
Dom is a local Driving Instructor having has a varied career including management for a large multinational company. One of his daughters sings in the Young Voices. Dom is responsible for the choirs website and Instagram accounts. Dom will also be taking the lead on the upcoming choirs ‘Friends’ scheme.