HMWT staff and Trustees HMWT staff and Trustees

Central Support

Lesley Davies Chief Executive

Sally Clark Finance Manager 

Rachel Lynch Finance Officer

Simone Deans Business Support Manager (Maternity Cover)

Becky Vernon-Clinch Business Support Manager - on maternity leave

Charlie Cooke Business Support Officer

Emma Barwell Health & Safety Officer 

Fundraising & Communications

Emma Norrington Head of Fundraising & Communications

Sarah Rutherford Fundraising Manager

Rose Gibson Grants Officer 

Hannah Papapetrou Fundraising Assistant

Rebecca Messer Fundraising Admin Assistant

Josh Kubale Marketing & Communications Manager

Alan Cotterell Senior Supporter Services Officer

Charlotte Hussey Marketing & Communications Officer 

Emma Matthars Events & Marketing Officer

Living Landscapes

Dr Tom Day Head of Living Landscapes


Laura Baker Nature Reserves Manager

Jenny Sherwen Senior Reserves Officer (Amwell, Lemsford Springs, Thorley Wash) 

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

Josh Wells Reserves Officer (Aldbury Nowers, Alpine Meadows, Danemead, Fir and Pond Woods, Long Deans, Longspring Wood, Rabley Pits, Stanborough Reedmarsh, Marsworth Reservoir/Wilstone Reservoir/Tring Reservoirs) 

Luke Shenton Reserves Officer (Blagrove Common, Hexton Chalk Pit, Hunsdon Mead, King's Meads, Oughton Head, Purwell Ninesprings, Ridlins Mire, Rye Meads, Stocking Springs Wood, Tewin Orchard & Hopkyns Wood)

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

Marianne Lodge Reserves Administration Assistant


Tim Hill Conservation Manager

Matt Dodds Planning & Biodiversity Manager

Carol Lodge Local Wildlife Sites Officer

Murray Brown Panshanger Park People & Wildlife Officer

Becky Shenton Panshanger Park Forest School Officer

Martin Ketcher Water Vole Conservation & Non-Native Invasive Species Officer

David Johnson Hertfordshire Living Rivers Officer

Josh Kalms   People & Wildlife Officer (Affinity Water Sites)

Heidi Mansell People & Wildlife Officer (Harpenden TC)

Herts Environmental Records Centre

Ian Carle Records Centre Manager

Alex Waechter Data Officer

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!