Steven Chaytor has had a 35 year career in sport and leisure management in Teesside, the last fourteen spent as Managing Director of the successful Leisure Trust, Tees Active. For many years he was a national executive member of SPORTA, the industry body for leisure trusts, and chair of the northern region. He was also chair of the national board of Make Your Move, a funding collaboration between Sport England and Sporta, aimed at recruiting the ‘hard to reach’. He has been a Director of Tees Valley Sport since 2011 and is committed to the positive impact of sport and physical activity and the crucial role played by TVS. He remains enthusiastically active at football, running, golf and hill walking.