Board of Trustees, Vice Presidents & Staff

Some of the staff at Cumbria Wildlife Trust, Vice Presidents, and TrusteesSome of the staff at Cumbria Wildlife Trust, Vice Presidents, and Trustees

Board of Trustees

Chair of the Board: John Farmer
Treasurer: Julie Barrett
Secretary: John Handley
Conservation Committee Chair: Peter Woodhead
Development Committee Chair: Judith Wallen
Trustees: Jane Carson, Emily Coates, Ann Lackie, Graham Hooley, Cressida Inglewood
President: Lord Inglewood
Vice Presidents: Margaret Albon, Kathleen Atkinson, Pippa Bonner, Susan Garnett, Geoffrey Halliday, David Hill, Sir Martin Holdgate, Duncan Jeffray, Susan Johnson, Dr. Anne Powell OBE, Margaret Sutcliffe 


Director: Peter Bullard
Conservation Manager: David Harpley
Development Manager: Helen Duxbury
Finance & Administration Manager: Chris Haddock

Wider Countryside

Senior Conservation Officer: Neil Harnott
Senior Living Landscapes Officer: Graham Jackson-Pitt
Apprentice Conservation Officers: Sian Bentley and Isaac Johnston
Marine Conservation Officer: Emily Baxter
Red Squirrels Northern England Project Manager: Simon O'Hare
Peatland Restoration Officers: Simon Thomas, Susie Lane
Grassland Conservation Officer: Christa Nelson

Nature Reserves

Senior Reserves Officer: Joe Murphy
South Western Reserves Officer: Peter Jones
Southern Reserves Officer: Paul Waterhouse
Eastern Reserves Officer: Andrew Walter
Northern Reserves Officer: Kevin Scott
Eycott Hill Nature Reserve and Training Officer: Imogen Rutter 
Dunes of Barrow Coordinator and South Walney Warden: Sarah Dalrymple
Nature Reserves Student Placements: James Barclay, Rachel Todner
Plumgarths Gardener: Julia Sier

Education & Volunteering

Senior Education, Training and Volunteering Officer: Jamie Normington


Development Manager: Helen Duxbury
Individual Giving Officer: Sonya Skinner
Senior Fundraising Officer: Hazel Jones
Senior Development Officer: Michelle Waller
Membership Development Officer: Katie Keighley
Senior Marketing Officer: Charlotte Rowley
Eycott Hill Communication and Events Officer: Jody Ferguson
Publicity Officer: Rose Welshman
Publications Officer: Andrea Simpson
Digital Marketing Officer: Mary Greenwood
Membership Recruiters: Elaine Butcher, David Edwards, Margaret Gray, Richard Moriarty, Robert Wardell
Venue Booker: recruiting

Finance and Membership

Finance and Administration Manager: Chris Haddock
Senior Finance Officer: Ashley Forrester
Finance Assistant: Faye Crawford
Senior Facilities Officer: Rob Davies
Senior Membership Officer: Kate Harnott
Administration Officer & Membership Officer: Francesca Searle
Senior Personnel Officer: Claire Ladell
Senior Administration Officer:Justine Burton
Administrative Officer: Albert Evans
Administration Assistant: Rosabel Fowkes

To contact our staff write to Cumbria Wildlife Trust, Crook Road, Kendal, Cumbria LA8 8LX, telephone 01539 816300 or email