John Boyington CBE
Simon Duckworth OBE, DL
Alan Graham, MBE
Sir Paul Williams OBE, DL
David Innes was appointed as Chief Executive of the MCF in 2016, following eight years as Chief Executive of the Royal Masonic Benevolent Institution (RMBI).
David’s previous experience includes establishing the £50 million Global Fundraising Appeal for Canterbury Cathedral, and 34 years in the army as a military engineer. During his military career he was deployed on active service, and worked on construction and humanitarian aid projects all over the world. He also spent several years at the Ministry of Defence working on strategic planning, finance, equipment, Human Resources and training issues.
Chief Operating Officer
Les Hutchinson was appointed to the role of Chief Operating Officer in April 2016, having formerly served as the Chief Executive of the Royal Masonic Trust for Girls and Boys (RMTGB). Les brings with him a wealth of knowledge of masonic charity having joined the RMTGB in 1988. During this time Les has held the positions of Management Trainee, Senior Case Administrator, Planning and Development Co-Ordinator and Secretary to the Council. He has been a Freemason for 27 years and also serves as a Trustee of several smaller charities.
Head of Masonic Support
Head of Charity Grants
RMBI Care Co.
Group Finance Director
Relief Chest Scheme
The Relief Chest Scheme team is responsible for managing donations. The team deals with incoming donations, as well as disbursing these donations within the MCF and to other charitable causes on behalf of Freemasons. The team also provides technical support to help donors to manage their fundraising efforts.
The team works directly with individual donors and a network of volunteers who help to encourage and coordinate charitable giving in their local communities.