Our Executive Group

The Executive Group coordinates Natural Devon’s routine operation, progresses our priorities and provides a link between Forum and Board members.  More information on the role of the Executive Group can be found in the Terms of Reference.  Meetings open to others to attend, depending on agenda.

Dates, agendas and minutes for / from meetings .

 Executive Group members

  • Kate Hills, SWW (Co-Chair of the LNP Invasive Species Group)
  • Jeremy Pierce, JPA Associates (Co-Chair of the LNP Invasive Species Group)
  • Simon Bates, Exeter and East Devon Growth Point Green Infrastructure Manager (Green Infrastructure)
  • Ben Totterdell, Exmoor National Park Authority (Outdoor Learning)
  • Tim Youngs , Blackdown Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONBs)
  • Andy Bell, North Devon Biosphere Reserve
  • Tom Mack, Active Devon (Naturally Healthy)
  • Laurence Couldrick, West Country Rivers Trust (Catchment Partnerships)
  • Heather Elgar, Woodland Trust (Wood for Good)
  • Kate Tobin, Forestry Commission (Wood for Good)
  • Kirsty Hill , Public Health, Devon County Council (Naturally Healthy)
  • Paul Cottington, NFU (Farming with Nature)
  • Peter Burgess, DWT (Catchment Partnerships)
  • Peter Chamberlain, Devon County Council (Chair)
  • Gary Rumbold, Farming & Wildlife Advisory Group South West (Farming with Nature)
  • James Chubb, East Devon District Council
  • Ed Parr Ferris, DWT
  • Steven Guilbert, Devon Maritime Forum
  • Lyn Jenkins, Environment Agency
  • Sarah O’Brien, National Trust
  • Sarah Foque and Joanne Gilvear, Plymouth City Council
  • Robert Wolton
  • Sarah Jennings, Devon County Council (LNP Manager)
  • Tracy Brooks, Torbay Council (Green Infrastructure/ planning)