About us

Derek Styman

(Cricket Development Manager – Northants Recreational Cricket)

Business background

Prior to his appointment as Cricket Development Manager Derek had 25 years in Financial Services as both an Adviser and Sales Manager.

Relevant experience

Derek has been involved in the local cricket scene for over 20 years with roles on a range of committees including the Northants Cricket League and Northants District Cricket. The current Northants Cricket Development Manager.

Interests

Cricket, rock music and more cricket

 

Gary Sheppard

(Senior Manager Programmes – Northamptonshire Sport)

Business background

15 years experience in the Sports Development Industry, working at a District level, at County Level and Regionally with Sport England. Gary’s current role is Senior Manager – Programmes at Northamptonshire Sport responsible for all of the County’s Sports Partnership’s interaction with National Governing Bodies of Sport and Young People.

Relevant experience

Gary has worked with cricket in Northamptonshire for the last seven years on District Cricket and supporting the aspirations of the ECB and Northants Cricket to help the sport develop and grow.

Interests

Playing golf (badly), football, coffee and all things Italian