Simon Barnes has joined Rovers Trust in the key role of secretary.
He has worked as an IT professional for more than 25 years and has run his own consultancy business and had roles in senior management.
He brings good organisational and facilitation skills to the committee.
Simon is an Ewood resident and a passionate supporter of the Trust's aims for community ownership of the club.
He wanted to extend beyond pledging an investment to actively working with the committee to promote the Trust's aims and ambitions.
Simon is one the many travelling Rovers and as well as being at Ewood for home games, he attends most away games during the season and has a particular passion for pre-season trips abroad having followed Rovers to Austria, Hong Kong and more recently Holland and Cork.