Local businessman Steve Coe accepted an invitation to become an associate director of the club at the latest board meeting.
Chairman Mike Warner said: “Steve's dedication and hard work within the academy has made a massive difference over the last 18 months."
Commenting on his appointment, Steve said: “I am delighted to accept the role and have the opportunity to work with the board to continue my work in the academy and to assist the club in other areas of the business moving forward.”
A lifelong Spireites fan, Steve is managing director of the club’s IT partner, SBK Computers Ltd.
He joins Lesley Brentnall and Alison Richardson, who were also recently named as associate directors.