Dr Tim Gray MBE
Chairman and Fund Raising Officer

Tim is a retired GP and the founder/Chairman of EMICS.

Ms Mary Boothroyd
Honorary Secretary and Treasurer

Mary is a retired FE lecturer and PA having worked in the transport industry.  She previous held the post of EMICS Secretary and Treasurer for 17 years before taking a few years break.

Dr David Cookson
David is a GP in Lincolnshire who responds for both EMICS & LIVES, and flies with the LNAA.

Dr Peter Holden
Vice Chairman

Peter is a GP and in Matlock, Derbyshire.  He also flies on the Lincolnshire & Nottinghamshire Air Ambulance (LNAA).

Dr Guy Rutty MBE
Guy is a professor of forensic pathology and chief forensic pathologist for the East Midlands Forensic Pathology Unit based at the Leicester Royal Infirmary. He responds for EMICS in Leicestershire.

Dr Ben Coyle
Ben is a GP who responds for EMICS in Leicestershire.


Dr Tim Baker
Tim is a GP who responds in Nottingham. He also works in the emergency department at QMC Nottingham.

Dr Andrew Davies
Andy is a GP in Ilkeston and is a BASICS instructor.

Dr Mark Folman
Clinical Lead
Mark is a GP in Newark and also flies with both LNAA and the Derbyshire, Leicestershire and Rutland Air Ambulance (DLRAA).

Dr Richard Harries
Richard is a consultant interventional radiologist at Grimsby Hospital and responds in North East Lincolnshire.

Dr Andy Haynes
Andy is a doctor for LIVES in Lincolnshire, and an ICU fellow at QMC Nottingham. He responds in Nottinghamshire and Lincolnshire.

Dr Halden Hutchinson-Bazely
Halden is an anaesthetist who responds for EMICS and LIVES in Lincolnshire.

Dr Leon Hickinbotham
Leon is an emergency medicine doctor in Chesterfield, Derbyshire.

Dr Pete Hughes
Pete is an Anaesthetic registrar at Leicester Royal Infirmary and responds for EMICS in Leicestershire.

Dr Ali Husain
Ali is an Emergency Medicine consultant at UHCW, Coventry. He also flies with The Air Ambulance Service (TAAS).  He responds for EMICS in the South Derbyshire region.

Dr Scott Knapp
Scott is a consultant in Emergency Medicine at the Leicester Royal Infirmary and works with the air ambulances at Magpas and Coventry. He responds in South Leicestershire and Northamptonshire.

Dr James Nayyar
James is an anaesthetics registrar and responds in Derbyshire.

Dr Stuart Maitland-Knibb
Stuart is a GP and urgent care clinical lead in Corby. He also flies with the Warwickshire and Coventry Air Ambulance (WCAA).

Dr Chris Press
Chris is an anaesthetist who responds in the Peak District, Derbyshire.

Dr Dave Ridley
Dave is a specialist registrar in Emergency Medicine and responds in Leicestershire. He also works with the LNAA.

Dr Leon Roberts MBE
Vice Chairman

Leon is a GP in Rutland, and medical director of East Midlands Ambulance Service (EMAS). He works with the DLRAA. He responds in Leicestershire.

Dr Julie Robinson
Julie is an associate specialist in the Emergency Department at Chesterfield and responds in the Chesterfield and North Derbyshire area.

Dr Kiki Steel
Kiki is a GP in Corby Glen, responding in Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire and Rutland.

Dr John Stephenson
John  responds for EMICS  in Nottinghamshire.

Dr Simon Topham
Simon is a GP in Lincolnshire. He works with the LNAA and is a BASICS instructor.

Dr John Trenfield
John is a Consultant in Accident and Emergency at Northampton General Hospital. He responds for EMICS in Northamptonshire and South Leicestershire.

Dr Matthew Woods
Matt is a consultant in Anaesthetics and Intensive Care Medicine in Leicester and a BASICS instructor and responds in  Leicestershire and also works with LNAA.


Mrs. Amander Meade
Honorary Press Officer

Amander is a freelance features writer contributing regularly to the Local Living titles. She lives in Rutland.