The FA referees department has a team of dedicated professionals engaged in the administration, recruitment, retention, development and education of all referees based around the country.
You can contact the referees department at Refereeing@TheFA.com.
Neale Barry - Head of Refereeing
Peter Elsworth - Senior Referee Manager
Joanna Stimpson - Women's Referee Manager
Richard Glynne-Jones - National Referee Manager
Stephen Tanner - National Referee Manager
Daniel Meeson – National Referee Development Manager
Chris Wildey - Appointments and Performance Analysis Manager
Farai Hallam - Senior Referee Officer
Adam Kenton - Contributory League Appointment Officer (South)
Chris Kay - Contributory League Appointment Officer (North)
Gemma White - Referee Coordinator
Chay Hathway - Referee Data Analyst
The RA-FA Youth Council
The Council is a group of 12 referees aged 16-25 who aim to improve the landscape for other young officials.
Details of the referee development staff at your local County Football Association: