Richard Gravestock

Meet our Governors

Richard resides in his hometown of Scunthorpe and is married with two children. In his spare time he enjoys keeping fit, walking his dog and making memories with his family.

He is an FCCA qualified accountant, currently studying an Executive MBA at the University of Hull, writing his dissertation on how a company’s approach to the mental health and wellbeing of their staff impact competitive advantage.

Richard has worked across different industries and works as a Finance Manager in Lincoln in the Agricultural sector. He served for more than six years as Non Exec director on the Ongo Commercial Board, where he also chaired the Audit & Risk Committee.

As someone who is from the town, his aim is to help it succeed. He wants to contribute towards helping the next generation of Scunthorpe and Doncaster achieve all they can. He is extremely proud and humbled to have joined such a wonderful cause at DN Colleges.