Board Of Directors

Director - David Clowes

Director - Richard Tavernor

Executive Team

Chief Executive Officer - Stephen Pearce

Chief People Officer - Sarah Edwards

Chief Commercial Officer - Dave Biggar

Football Administration

Club Secretary – Clare Morris

Academy Secretary - Lindsey Noon

First Team Football Staff

Head Coach – Paul Warne

Assistant Head Coach - Richie Barker

First Team Coach - Matt Hamshaw

First Team Goalkeeper Coach - Andy Warrington

Academy Football Staff

Academy Manager - Matt Hale

Lead Under-21 Coach - Jake Buxton

Under-21 Individual Player Development Coach - Keith Briggs

Professional Development Phase Coach – Adam Robinson

Lead Under-18 Coach - Daniel Maye

Head of Player and Coach Development – Richard Astle

Medical Staff

Chief Medical Officer – Amit Pannu

Head Physiotherapist - John Hartley

Head of Football Development and Performance - Ross Burbeary


Head of Recruitment - Mark Thomas

Head of Scouting Operations - Jon Howard

Head of Academy Recruitment - Jamie Smith

Commercial and Club DCFC

Head of Conferences & Events, Hospitality and Regional Partnerships - Lisa Biesty

National Partnerships Manager - Samantha Wilkinson

National Partnerships Manager - Sarah Wade

Conferences & Events Manager - Hannah Caress

ClubDCFC Senior Co-ordinator - Kate Hook

Marketing and Communications

Head of Marketing - Megan Patrick

Senior Communications Officer - Tom Loakes

Head of Broadcasting - James Hopka

Club Ambassadors - Roy McFarland, Roger Davies, Hannah Ward


Head of Ticketing - Tyrone Harta

Supporter Liaison Officer & Disabled Liaison Officer - Emma Drury


Head of Safety & Operations - Nigel Wood


Head of Finance - Todd Holt


Head of IT Services - Martin Coleman

Community Trust

Head of Community - Simon Carnall

Community Manager - Paul Newman

EDI Lead - Amelia Jones

Derby County Women Executive Team

Stephen Pearce

Sarah Edwards

Dave Biggar

Simon Carnall

Sheila Rollinson

Ranj Cooner

Resh Dorka

Derby County Women Football Staff

Manager - Sam Griffiths

Operations Manager - Jenny Simpson