The organisational chart below covers the top three levels of the organisation:

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Strategic Leadership Team

Our Strategic Leadership Team members are set out below. Details of pay can be found in the Staff Pay and Grading Structure and Senior Officer Salaries information within the Transparency section  of the North Yorkshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner’s website

Interim Chief Fire Officer Jonathan Foster

Head of Paid Service

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Interim Deputy Chief Fire Officer Jonathan Dyson Head of Service Delivery

Senior Information Risk Owner (SIRO)

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Area Manager James Manning

Director of Assurance

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Area Manager Philip Whild

Director of Transformation

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Area Manager Dave Winspear

Director of Capabilities

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Ray Ward

Managing Director of enableNY

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Michael Porter

Chief Finance Officer/Section 151 Officer

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Simon Dennis

OPFCC Chief Executive/Monitoring Officer

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 Accessible Organisation Chart


  • North Yorkshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner Fire and Rescue Authority
  • Interim Chief Fire Officer Jonathan Foster
  • Deputy Chief Fire Officer, Director of Service Delivery, Jonathan Dyson (Temporary)
    • Group Manager – Craven and Harrogate District
    • Group Manager – Hambleton and Richmondshire District
    • Group Manager – Scarborough and Ryedale District
    • Group Manager – York and Selby District
  • Area Manager Director of Assurance James Manning
    • Group Manager – Operational Assurance
    • Group Manager – Operational Training
  • Area Manager Director of Transformation Phil Whild
    • Group Manager Transformation
  • Area Manager Director of Capabilities Dave Winspear
    • Group Manager – Prevention and Protection
    • Group Manager – Response and Resilience
  • Managing Director of enable Ray Ward