Stephen Plews


Stephen works in the media sector, MD for Johnston Press, North East. He joined the board of trustees in 2011, one of his key responsibilities as a trustee is to advise and support on media/promotional activities.  He chose Martin House as the charity he wished to support following his eldest sons involvement when he redesigned the fundraising brochure as part of his DoE project, and as they are a local organisation providing essential support across the whole of the county.
 
Married to Julie they live in Scarcroft and have two sons, Tom, who works in a digital and social media business and Andrew who has recently qualified as a doctor.  A keen golfer Stephen has raised money for Martin House by running marathons, bike rides and even sailing as a crew member in the Fastnet race.
 
Stephen says "
This is the most fantastic organisation to be involved with, it really does put some perspective back into things!"