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Who's who

Chief Executive - Julian Roughton

Conservation Team

Head of Property and Projects - Steve Aylward




Head of Conservation - Dorothy Casey (PT)



Senior Conservation Adviser/Consultancy Manager - Dr Simone Bullion (PT)

Conservation Planner - James Meyer

Conservation Adviser – Susan Stone (PT)

Water for Wildlife Adviser – Penny Hemphill (PT)

Wildlife Sites Adviser – Leonie Washington  (PT)

Community Wildlife Adviser – Tracey Housley (PT)

Ipswich Hedgehog Officer – Ali North

Ecologist - Alison Looser

North East Suffolk Sites Manager – Alan Miller

North East Suffolk Reserves Assistant - Sam Hanks

Broads Warden – Matt Gooch

Sizewell Belts Warden – Dayne West & Jamie Smith

Lound Lakes Warden – Carl Herrington

South East Suffolk Sites Manager – Andrew Excell

Valley Fens Warden – Richard Young

Valley Fens Reserves Assistant - Debs Crawford

West Suffolk Sites Manager – William Cranstoun

Lackford Reserve Assistant - Joe Bell-Tye

Woodlands Warden – Pete Fordham

Reserves Assistant – Giles Cawston

Ipswich Team Leader – Stuart Holland

Sandlings Warden – Ben Calvesbert

Grazing Officer – Jane Barber

Education Team

Head of Education and Community – Judy Powell



Community Adviser/Watch Organiser –Sara Holman (PT)

Wildlearning Training Co-ordinator – Lesley Walduck (PT)

People and Wildlife Co-ordinator – Bev Rogers (PT)

Woodland Education Ranger Bradfield Woods - Joanne Atkins (PT)

Carlton Marshes Education Officer – Joanna Shackleton

Foxburrow Farm Education Officer - Jenny Kent (PT) &  Cathy Smith (PT)

Ipswich Education Ranger - Susannah O'Riordan

Lackford Lakes Education Officer – Emma Keeble

People and Wildlife Ranger Knettishall Heath - Sam Gay

Redgrave & Lopham Fen Education Officer – Deborah Key (PT)


Development Team

Head of Development – Christine Luxton



Communications & Fundraising Manager – Kerry Stranix (PT)

Design Manager – Clare Sheehan (PT)

Membership Manager (for membership, Direct Debit and Gift Aid enquiries) – Samantha Grange

Development Manager - Michael Strand

Editor, Suffolk Wildlife magazine/Grants Officer - Matt Gaw (PT)

Communcations Officer –Jane Eade (PT)

Receptionist - Gemma Foreman (FT), Carole Wilson (PT) & Donna Palfreman (PT)

Membership Officer - Shaun Norris

Lackford Lakes Visitor Officer - Mike Andrews

Lackford Lakes Visitor Assistant - Hawk Honey (PT)

Business Support Team

Head of Business Support –  Sarah Tecklenberg

Finance & Administration Officer - Bridget Aldis

Accounts Officer - Elizabeth Jones

Administrator / PA - Samantha Clanford


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Suffolk Wildlife Trust is a registered charity no. 262777 and a company registered by guarantee no. 695346