Who’s Who


Chairman – Matthew J. Smith
Vice Chairman – David Ingram
Club Secretary – Jon Longhurst
Matchday Secretary – Alan Jack
Treasurer – Clare Townsend
Venue Manager – Victor Smith
Commercial Director – Paul Rogers
Communications Director – Mike Wood
Digital Marketing Officer – Martin Eaves

NOTE: Matt Smith has temporarily stepped down as Chairman of the club. Paul Rogers and Victor Smith are Joint Chairman in the interim.

Football Management

First Team Manager – Ernest Batten
First-team Coach – Ben Franks
First-team Coach – Sonny Gladdish
First Team Goalkeeping Coach – Mark Irvine
Team Assistant – VACANT

Physio – VACANT

Behind the Scenes

Head Groundsman – Roger Pullen
Kit Manager – Keith Lissenden
Gallery Bar Manager – Victor Smith
Ites Bar Manager – Clare Townsend
Tea Bar Manager – Hannah Butler
Club Photographers – Paul Richards, Marc Richards
Stadium Announcer – Paul Wils Wilson
Matchday Mascot – Kelvin Robins
Turnstile Supervisor – Debbie Rogers
Club Shop Supervisor – Alfie Rogers

Youth Executive Committee

ChairmanGary Seamark
Youth Secretary and Director of FootballZach Foster-Crouch
Treasurer – Susie Granaghan
U18s Manager – Glen Freeman
U15s Manager – Andrew Cheeseman
U14s Manager – Ross Wiles
Welfare Officer – Eddy McEntire

Addition Needs SecretarySophie Robins

Club Ownership

Sheppey United Football Club Limited (No. – 08391263) can confirm that the following own a significant interest (i.e. 10% or more) in the Club:

  • Mr M.J. Smith
  • Mr E. Batten
  • Miss E. Batten
Registered Address: St. James House, 8 Overcliffe, Gravesend, Kent, DA11 0HJ