Richard Stuart Best BEST

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1945-06-22
Education Shrewsbury, Univ of Nottingham (BA)
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Recreations N/A
Clubs Travellers
Style The Rt Hon the Lord Best, OBE, DL
Career dir: Br Churches Housing Tst 1970-73, Nat Fedn of Housing Assocs 1973-88, Joseph Rowntree Fndn 1988-2006; sec Duke of Edinburgh's Inquiry into Br Housing 1984-91, cmmr Rural Devpt Cmmn 1989-98; chm: RDC Social Advsy Panel 1990-98, UK Nat Cncl UN City Summit 1995-96, Hull Partnership Liaison Bd 2003-04, The Giving Forum 2005-12, House of Lords Audit Ctee 2005-10, Hanover Housing Assoc 2006-, Cmmn on the Future of Housing in NI 2009-, Cncl of the Property Ombudsman 2009-, All Pty Parly Gp on Housing and Care 2009-, Housing for an Ageing Population Panel for Innovation 2009-10, Local Govt Assoc/Dept for Communities and Local Govt Housing Cmmn 2010, House of Lords Inflation Ctee 2013-, Select Ctee on Olympic and Paralympic Legacy 2013-; vice-chm: Westminster City Cncl Standards Ctee 2008-12, All Party Parly Urban Devpt Gp 2007-; pres Local Govt Assoc 2005-, vice-pres Town and Country Planning Assoc 2007-; memb: Social Policy Ctee of C of E Bd for Social Responsibility 1986-91, BBC/IBA Central Appeals Advsy Ctee 1988-91, Exec Ctee Assoc Charitable Fndns 1989-92, Community Advsy Panel IBM UK Ltd 1990-93, Cncl for Charitable Support 1995-2005, NCVO Advsy Cncl 2001-, House of Lords Economic Affrs Ctee 2007-12; advsr: Environment Ctee House of Commons 1993, Min of Housing's Sounding Bd 1999-2001, DTI Foresight Built Environment Panel 1999-2001, Min of Local Govt's Sounding Bd 2001-05; hon treas RSA 2009-12; tstee: Tree Cncl 2006-, Zimbabwe Phoenix Fund 2007-; pres Continuing Care Conf 2003-; CAB Parliamentarian of the Year 2010; Hon Dr: Univ of Sheffield, Univ of York; hon life memb Chartered Inst of Housing; Hon FRIBA 2001
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