NAYJ is managed by a board of trustees elected annually; the current board structure is:

Chair –

Tim Bateman, University of Bedfordshire

Trustees –

Ross Little, De Montfort University (Deputy Chair)
Spike Cadman
, Youth Justice Consultant (Secretary)
Roger Orchard, YOT Officer (Treasurer and Membership Secretary)
Ben Byrne, Strategic Lead, Association of London Directors of Children's Services
Laura Campbell, Consultant
Christine Peace, former solicitor, social justice campaigner
Pippa Goodfellow, Director, Standing Committee for Youth Justice
Ali Wigzell, University of Cambridge
Mary O’Shaughnessy, Youth justice postgraduate/consultant
Katharine Evans, Liverpool John Moores University
Dr. Claire Paterson-Young, University of Northampton

Trustees can be contacted on: