Her Majesty the Queen
Her Royal Highness, The Princess Royal
Admiral Sir Mark Stanhope GCB OBE DL
Captain Neil Downing RN
MSSC is governed by a board of non-executive Council Members (Trustees), who delegate the day-to-day management to the Chief Executive and his team. Individual members of council chair the following subcommittees of the main board:
— Finance, Investment, Remuneration and Audit Committee
— Policy, Development and Nominations Committee
— Safety, Safeguarding and Risk Committee
— National Sea Cadets Advisory Council
Responsible for overall leadership, direction and management of the personnel and activities of MSSC to achieve the requirements of the Trustees.
Provides operational leadership to Sea Cadets with specific focus on the safe delivery of training.
Manages the financial affairs of MSSC. Also oversees IT, Book Services and Stores departments.
Responsible for all employment matters relating to MSSC's staff.
Responsible for policy, young people and volunteer support, administration of the Sea Cadet Corps and acts as the main contact for unit chairs for business and growth programmes.
Directs charity’s strategic communications, brand and marketing. Leads fundraising strategy and activity for Sea Cadets and Marine Society.
Responsible for all training and education for Sea Cadets.
Responsible for products and education for seafarers.
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