The organisational chart below covers the top three levels of the organisation. There is an accessible list version at the bottom of this page

Organisational Chart

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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

Chief Fire Officer Jonathan Dyson

Chief Fire Officer

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Deputy Chief Fire Officer Mathew Walker

Deputy Chief Fire Officer of Service Delivery

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Area Manager Damian Henderson

Director of Service Improvement and Assurance

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Area Manager Tom Hirst

Director of Community Risk and Resilience

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Temporary Area Manager Ben Illsley

Director of Emergency Response and Training

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Temporary Area Manager James Manning

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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
  • Chief Fire Officer Jonathan Dyson
  • Area Manager Director of Service Improvement and Assurance Damian Henderson
    • Group Manager – Operational Assurance Mark Naylor
    • Group Manager – Transformation Ben Cairns
  • Deputy Chief Fire Officer, Director of Service Delivery, Mat Walker
  • Temporary Area Manager Director of Emergency Response and Training Ben Illsley
    • Group Manager – Craven and Harrogate District Tony Peel
    • Group Manager – Hambleton and Richmondshire District Bob Hoskins
    • Group Manager – Scarborough and Ryedale District Marc Warren
    • Group Manager – York and Selby District Jens Archer
    • Group Manager – Operational Training Chris Neal
  • Area Manager Director of Community Risk and Resilience Tom Hirst
    • Group Manager – Prevention and Protection Pete Gregory
    • Group Manager – Response and Resilience Andy Creasey
  • Managing Director of enable Ray Ward

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