Lord Best

The Lord Best OBE DL
Richard Stuart Best
4 June 2001
Crossbench

UK Parliament

Committee House Date
Communications Committee Jun 2014 -
Olympic and Paralympic Legacy Committee May 2013 - Nov 2013
Information Committee (Lords) May 2013 - May 2014
Economic Affairs Committee Nov 2007 - May 2012
Draft Charities Bill (Joint Committee) May 2004 - Sep 2004
Audit Committee (Lords) Nov 2002 - Nov 2008

Professional Life

Job title Organisation Date
Chief Executive National Housing Federation 1973 - 1988
Chief Executive Joseph Rowntree Foundation 1988 - 2006
Chief Executive British Churches Housing Trust 1968 - 1973

Public Life

Job title Organisation Date
Chair Hanover Housing Association 2006 - 2014
Chair The Property Ombudsman 2009 -
Trustee The Tree Council 2006 - 2013
Trustee and Treasurer Royal Society of Arts 2006 - 2012
President Local Government Association 2005 - 2015
Chair Hull Partnership Board 2002 - 2004
Deputy Chair Westminster City Council Standards Comittee 2008 - 2012
Joint Chair Immigration Act 2014 Consultative Panel 2014 -
Chair Rural Housing Policy Review 2014 -
Deputy Lieutenant North Yorkshire 2012 -