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Suffolk Wildlife Trust, Brooke House, Ashbocking, Ipswich, IP6 9JY

01473 890089 | Contact us

Who's who

Chief Executive - Julian Roughton


     Head of Property and Projects - Steve Aylward


Conservation Team

Head of Conservation - Dorothy Casey (PT)



Advisory Team

Senior Conservation Adviser - Dr Simone Bullion (PT)

Conservation Advisors

Susan Stone (PT)

Water for Wildlife  – Penny Hemphill (PT)

Wildlife Sites  – Leonie Washington (PT)

Community Wildlife  – Tracey Housley (PT)

Ipswich Hedgehog Officer – Ali North


Conservation Planning

Senior Conservation Planner - James Meyer (PT)

Conservation Planner - Jill Crighton (PT)


Ecological Consultancy (SWT Trading Ltd)

Consultancy Manager - Dr Simone Bullion (PT)

Jill Crighton (PT)
Alison Looser (PT)

Conservation Volunteer Team

Leader – Stuart Holland

Assistant - Steve Hook (PT)

North East Suffolk Team

Sites Manager – Alan Miller

Reserves Assistant - Sam Hanks

Sizewell Belts Wardens – Dayne West & Jamie Smith

Broads Team

Broads Warden – Matt Gooch

Broads Assistant - Ellen Shailes

Lound Lakes Warden – Carl Herrington

South East Suffolk Team

Sites Manager – Andrew Excell

Sandlings Warden – Ben Calvesbert

Sandlings Assistant - Jessica Green (PT)

Grazing Officer – Jane Barber

Valley Fens Team

Valley Fens Warden – Richard Young

Valley Fens Reserves Assistant - Debs Crawford

West Suffolk Team

Sites Manager - Will Cranstoun

Reserve Assistant - Joe Bell-Tye

Reserve Assistant - Jessica Green (PT)

Woodlands Warden – Giles Cawston

Woodlands Warden Assistant – Neil Geach


Learning and Development Team


Head of Development – Christine Luxton



Learning Team

Learning Manager –Sara Holman (PT)

Learning Development Officer – Bev Rogers (PT)

Adult Learning – Claire Rowan (PT)

Learning Officers:

Carlton Marshes – Joanna Shackleton

Foxburrow Farm -  Cathy Smith (PT)

Lackford Lakes  – Sophie Mayes

Redgrave & Lopham Fen  – Deborah Key (PT)

Woodland Education Ranger Bradfield Woods - Joanne Atkins (PT)

Knettishall Heath Ranger - Sam Norris

Ipswich Education Ranger - Lucy Shepherd

Development Team

Development Manager - Michael Strand

Membership Development Officers

Shaun Norris

Vacancy (PT)

Lackford Lakes Visitor Officer

Mike Andrews

Hawk Honey (PT)

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

Communications & Funding Team

Communications & Fundraising Manager – Kerry Stranix (PT)

Development Officers

Olly Clanford (PT)
Matt Gaw (PT)

Design Manager – Clare Sheehan (PT)

Communcations Officer –Jane Eade (PT)


Business Support Team

Head of Business Support – Sarah Tecklenberg

Finance Assistant - Bridget Aldis

Finance Assistant (SWT Trading) - Liz Jones (PT)

Administrator / PA - Samantha Clanford (PT)

IT Support Manager - James Meyer (PT)

Reception team - Nikki Wilkinson (FT), Carole Wilson (PT) & Claire Rowan (PT)

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