HMWT staff and Trustees HMWT staff and Trustees

Central Support

Lesley Davies Chief Executive

Vicky Barrett Finance Manager

Rachel Lynch Finance Officer

Becky Vernon-Clinch Business Support Manager

Charlie Cooke Administration Assistant 


Fundraising & Communications

Emma Norrington Head of Fundraising & Communications

Sarah Rutherford Fundraising Manager

Rose Gibson Grants Officer (on maternity leave)

Lisa Harris Grants Officer (Maternity Cover)

Sophie Wheeler Fundraising Assistant

Josh Kubale Marketing & Communications Manager

Alan Cotterell Supporter Services Senior Officer

Charlotte Hussey Marketing & Communications Officer 

Emma Matthars Events & Marketing Assistant


Living Landscapes

Dr Tom Day Head of Living Landscapes


Paul Thrush Senior Reserves Officer (Reserves Management)

Laura Baker Senior Reserves Officer (Strategy & Development) (Aldbury Nowers, Alpine Meadow, Lemsford Springs, Longspring Wood, Stocking Springs Wood, Tewin Orchard, Tring Reservoirs) 

Andy Brown Reserves Officer (Ashwell Quarry, Balls Wood, Barkway Chalk Pit, Fox Covert, Hawkins Wood, Hertford Heath, Patmore Heath, Royston Chalk Pit, Tewinbury, Waterford Heath)

Jenny Sherwen Reserves Officer (Amwell, Danemead, Fir and Ponds Woods, Hunsdon and Eastwick Meads, Stanborough Reedmarsh, Thorley Wash, Willowmead) 

Luke Shenton Reserves Officer (Hexton Chalk Pit, King's Meads, Oughtonhead, Purwell Ninesprings, Ridlins Mire, Rye Meads)

Rob Hopkins Reserves Officer (Broad Colney Lakes, Broadwater Lake, Cassiobury Park, Frogmore Meadow, Gobions Wood, Hilfield Park Reservoir, Long Deans, Old Park Wood, Stockers Lake & Springwell Reedbed, Uxbridge Alderglade)

Tom Perry Reserves Administration Assistant


Tim Hill Conservation Manager

Matt Dodds Senior Planning & Biodiversity Officer

Carol Lodge Wildlife Sites Officer

Jennifer Gilbert Panshanger Park People & Wildlife Officer

Becky Shenton Panshanger Park Forest School Officer

Martin Ketcher Water Vole Conservation Officer

David Johnson Hertfordshire Living Rivers Officer

Louise Sleeman People & Wildlife Officer (Affinity Water Sites)

Heidi Mansell Commons & Greens Officer


Herts Environmental Records Centre

Ian Carle Records Centre Manager

Data Officer [vacant]


Wildlife Fundraising Central

Wildlife Fundraising (Central) Ltd. was established in 2013 by 8 Wildlife Trusts including HMWT. They work hard to recruit new members and support us to deliver our mission to secure a better future for local wildlife. 

You may see our local team out and about Hertfordshire and Middlesex - say hello and find out more about how you can join your local Trust!