Our Trustees and Patrons


Lady Sonia Hornby

Lady Hornby has been Chairman of The Kingwood Trust since 1999, during this time the trust has grown from supporting 10 people to supporting over 100 in 2016.

Lady Hornby sits on the sub-committees for Human Resources, Finance and Development, and Risk and Care Practices.

Vice Chairman

Sandra Meadows

Sandra has been a trustee since 1999. She is a director for a successful recruitment company in London. Sandra chairs the Human Resources sub-committee


David Swann

David was appointed treasurer in September 2017. Formerly treasurer of BAT plc, David is a past President of the Association of Corporate Treasurers and sits on the board of a regional housing association.

Rebecca Vickers

Rebecca has been with Autism at Kingwood since September 2017 and is a solicitor, formerly Group Company Secretary at First Choice Holidays PLC. Rebecca is a member of the Board of Governors at St Joseph’s Specialist School and College in Cranleigh

Dr Steve Carnaby