Trust Board Election 2019 - Candidate Q & As

Below, are the written questions from Trust members that have been submitted to candidates standing for election.  The responses of each of the eight candidates can be seen below (Scroll down)

1. Are any of the candidates considering ways to reduce the amount of plastic used on match days? There seems be a huge amount of plastic drinking glasses which appear to get thrown away after a single use.

2. Have you done any unpaid work for the Trust-Club over the last 5 years that we Supporters would know about if so what and why did you get involved?

3. Why did you join The Trust?

4. In your own household/family is anyone a Trust member if so who, if not do you think you could help them see why they should join.

5. Why should new members join in the future?

6. Aside from whatever technical and business skills you feel you can bring to the role, what do you think is the best personal quality you possess that will make you an effective Trustee?"

7. Would you have liked to see the hustings on a match day, like 6.30pm last Saturday after the Plymouth game with the Centre Spot closing then would have been a fantastic time for fans to meet the candidates.

8. How who you make the Elections more focused by the Club and Media to get more fans involved and understanding there vote counts.

9. The Trust Logo is missing from a lot of prominent locations within the Club how would you get more of a natural link between the Trust and Club

10. Do you think the Trust should take more advantage of the in house Club media departments like The 360, Club Websites, Match Day Programme, internet outlets, Local & Nation media contacts.

11. How would you improve next years Trust Elections from encouraging fans to stand for election and how the Trust Focuses on bringing the candidates to the memberships thoughts.

12. Would you like to see the Trust improve the assets for the Club and what opportunities do you feel we are missing at the moment that could bring long term gains for our football club.

13. How would you make the Trust website more prominent with Exeter City FC Fans.

14. Do you think that Exeter City AFC Limited should post the full company accounts and not the edited version on company’s house, and also push for all EFL clubs to do the same?

15. What’s the candidates views on GESP “ Mid Devon, East Devon, Teignbridge and Exeter City Council, in partnership with Devon County Council, are teaming up to create the “Greater Exeter Strategic Plan” and the new sports venue mentioned?

Answers to the questions
Will Barrett

Answers to the questions
Julen Beer

Answers to the questions
Ed Gallois

Answers to the questions
Clive Harrison

Answers to the questions
Richard Knight

Answers to the questions
Neil Le Milliere


Answers to the questions
Yasmin Western

Answers to the questions
Alistair Yates


Please note that the response from Neil le Milliere had been delayed in appearing on this page owing

to a problem with the Supporters' Trust email. 

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