Gravesend & Northfleet appoint new chairman

Monday 22nd May 2006

Following a Board meeting last Monday, 15th May, Gravesend & Northfleet are pleased to announce that Jason Botley will take over as chairman of the Nationwide Conference club with immediate effect, reports


Mr Botley had previously held the position of vice-chairman for the last six years and along with Brian Kilcullen is a majority share holder of the club.

Commenting upon the announcement Jason said: “I am extremely proud to take on the position of chairman of the club, and I would like to thank my fellow board members for their support in this decision.

“I am pleased to announce that Adrian Felstead will be taking up the position of vice chairman”.

Mr Felstead has been a director of the club for two years and is also a share holder in the club.

Mr Botley takes over the role following the recent resignation of Brian Kilcullen.

Commenting on Brian’s decision to resign from the role as chairman Jason said: “I would like to publicly thank Brian for the success both on and off the pitch the club has achieved under his stewardship.

“As a board we fully recognise and appreciate the effort, commitment and drive he has demonstrated.

“The club has developed considerably throughout his tenure as chairman. I look forward to continuing to work with Brian as a director of the club.”