PhD Student at the Centre for Rural Policy Research at the University of Exeter. ‘Stakeholder attitudes to the narratives of the Dartmoor Commons: tradition & the search for consensus in a time of change’
Formerly General Manager for the National Trust on Dartmoor (12 years), Property Manager at Wicken Fen (7 years) along with 15 years with the Wildlife Trust for Beds, Cambs and Northants.
Creator of the ‘Big Idea’ for the Wildlife Trusts which later became the The Great Fen Project
Architect of the Wicken Fen Vision
NT lead on Fingle Woods – the NT/ Woodland Trust landscape scale partnership on Dartmoor
BSc (Hons) in Biological Sciences (Zoology and Ecology) Exeter University
MSc in Conservation University College London
MBA The Open University
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Gig rower, sea kayaker, golfer, racketball player, 10 Tors Team Manager, walker, lover of Dartmoor and nature fanatic.
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