Tonia is a Chartered Governance Professional and she joined the Society in May 2008 as Head of Compliance and Society Secretary, she is also the relationship manager for the outsourced Internal Audit function. 

During the last ten years Tonia’s role has developed and grown, and in 2011 she became a member of the Senior Management Team when it was founded with responsibility for Compliance, Audit, Facilities and Risk Management functions.  In 2015 she was appointed as the Society’s Chief Risk Officer and in May 2017 she was appointed as Director of Risk Management & Society Secretary and an Executive Board Member. Tonia manages the risk governance arrangements for the Society and chairs the IT & Operational Resilience Management Committee.

Tonia has lived in the Bath area all her life, she is married and has two grown up daughters and two grandchildren that keep her very busy!