The people of Henley Women’s Regatta each year are drawn from many areas of the sport – from umpires and competitors to those who simply love rowing – but all have one common aim: to deliver a world-class international regatta.

HWR patrons

Sir Steve and Lady Anne Redgrave

HWR Victrix patron

Dame Katherine Grainger DBE

Executive committee

Chairman – Miriam Luke – chairman@hwr.org.uk

Deputy chairman – Diane Graham

Chairman of the race committee – Claire McIntosh

Secretary – Rebecca Sadler

Treasurer – Steve Lee

The venue – Jo Wilby

Chairman’s Enclosure – Louise Wymer

Sponsorship & PR – Elise Cope

The venue - water, land, and safety

Chair – Jo Wilby

Venue facilities (land-based) – Sarah Tassell

Venue facilities (water-based) – Mel Sage

Deputy site manager – Nick French

Rack manager – Simeon Pollard

Safety/medical officer – Dave Gledhill

Welfare/protection officer/safety – Barbara Wilson

PA & commentary – James Lee

Regatta control – Ed Cerquira Rees

IT & broadcast manager – Chris ‘Spike’ Foote

IT & broadcast support – Fiona Berry

Pavilion (trade stands) – Kate Clemo

Car parking – Helen Mangan

Competition group

Chairman of the race committee – Claire McIntosh

Entries secretary – Sue McNuff

Crew liaison – Anne Buckingham

Start control – Dan Smith

Draw & timetable – Diane Graham

PR and communications

Sponsorship & PR – Elise Cope

Branding, shop & merchandising – Pam Hayes

Friends – Liz McVeigh

Victrix – Gurli Medcalf

Volunteer coordinator – Kyra Howell

Programme design – Siobhan Brownlow

PR & press – Joanne Harris

Digital & social media development – Dr Bibi Colgan

Social media coordinator – Katie Kapernaros

Advertising – Emily Lyons

Events administrator – vacant

Website – Diane Graham

Chairman's Enclosure

Chairman’s Enclosure – Louise Wymer