Centre for the Study of Missing Persons


 Permanent positions:

Internal collaborators on specific research projects:

Advisory board:

The Centre is overseen by an advisory board whose role is to give advice on the strategic direction it should take. The advisory board consists of:

  • Jo Youle - CEO, Missing People, Chair of advisory board
  • Joe Apps - Manager, UK Missing People Unit
  • Inspector Steve Cox - National Staff Officer to Chief Constable Mike Veale
  • Susannah Drury - Senior Policy and Advocacy Manager, Missing People
  • Gary Fretwell - Instructor, Police National Search Centre, College of Policing
  • Professor Nicholas Fyfe - Director, The Scottish Institute of Policing Research
  • Dr. Penny Woolnough - Lecturer in Forensic Psychology, University of Abertay
Advisory Board