#FAWSL / #FAWC: Two new board members elected

FAWC new board member, Maggie Murphy
FAWC new board member, Maggie Murphy

Two new members have been elected to the FA Women’s Super League and FA Women’s Championship Board ahead of the new season.

Michelle Walder, a non-executive director at Brighton & Hove Albion, was elected onto the board as a Barclays FA Women’s Super League representative alongside Lewes chief executive Maggie Murphy, who will represent the FA Women’s Championship.

Michelle and Maggie will join a board of re-elected members that is made up of the following club representatives:

• Bruce Bruck (Chelsea)
• Svenja Geissmar (Arsenal)
• Rebecca Caplehorn (Tottenham Hotspur)
• Michelle Walder (Brighton & Hove Albion)
• Lee Sanders (Durham)
• Maggie Murphy (Lewes)

The two new members will replace Manchester City’s Omar Berrada and Susan Whelan of Leicester City.

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