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York City Board Of Directors


Jason McGill

Managing Director of his own company JM Packaging, based in Malton, North Yorkshire.

Jason's role is to co-ordinate the Board and ensure its business strategy is implemented.

Jason was responsible for the deal to acquire Bootham Crescent as York City's home and negotiates all key business deals for the Club.

He is also the key point of contact on the Board for the York City manager.

Stadium Development Director

Ian McAndrew

Ian is the club's Stadium Development Director and is responsible for progressing the plans for the club's new stadium at Monks Cross. 

He is also responsible for liaising with the local authority's planning department regarding planning permission for Bootham Crescent. 

He has a vast knowledge of property development in York and the current planning legislation. Away from City, Ian works for the Helmsley Group who specialise in both commercial and residential developments. 

Sporting Director

Dave Penney

A vastly-experienced former player and manager, Dave Penney joined York City in October 2017 as part of a new managerial structure and was subsequently appointed to the board of directors in March 2018.

Wakefield-born Dave began his career in football at Pontefract Collieries before being spotted at the age of 21 by Derby County. An all-action midfielder, he enjoyed a lengthy playing career at Derby, Oxford United, Swansea City, Cardiff City and Doncaster Rovers.

On hanging up his boots in 2002, Dave moved into football management with Doncaster and led the South Yorkshire club back into the Football League. 

He subsequently won a second promotion 12 months later - steering Doncaster to the League Two title.

After leaving Doncaster in August 2006, Dave has managed Darlington (2006-2009), Oldham Athletic (2009-2010), and Bristol Rovers (2011). He also also worked as assistant manager at Southend United (2013-2015) and Guiseley (2017).

Dave Penney


Marketing and Communications Director

Richard Adams

Chairman of the Vice Presidents since 2004, Richard has worked on many fund-raising projects on behalf of York City and joined the club's board of directors in March 2018.



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