Chairman - Jim Higgins - Northampton KPA


Vice-chairman - Brian Child - North East KPA (NEKPA)

Brian worked in the chemical and telecommunications industries for over 40 years before taking early retirement in 2006 to become full-time carer for his wife when she elected for home haemodialysis. At that point she had been a renal patient for over 30 years, including 14 years as a transplant recipient.

A member of Addenbrooke's, North Tyne and North East KPAs, Brian joined the committee of NEKPA in 2014 and became chairman following the sudden death of its then-chairman in 2017. Brian joined the executive committee of NKF in 2018 and became vice-chairman in 2019.


Secretary - George Palmer - Exeter & District KPA