MARK OWEN

MARK OWEN

Mark, Chairman of The Trent Rivers Trust and is also Head of Freshwater for the Angling Trust. Mark is passionate about rivers and is also a keen angler.

GEOFF NICKOLDS

GEOFF NICKOLDS

Geoff was Conservation and Recreation Manager for Severn Trent, then deputy chairman of the Peak District NPA and chair of Moors for the Future and the Peak District Local Nature Partnership.

DON JONES

DON JONES

Don, Secretary and Trustee, is a retired Chartered Engineer who is currently President of Sutton Coldfield Angling Society and Chairman of Mid-Trent Anglers Consultative Association.

IAN WELLBY

IAN WELLBY

Ian has worked for the Environment Agency, as a lecturer at Brooksby Melton College before setting up a consultancy, Blueroof Limited, specialising in fisheries management.

IAN BUTTERFIELD

IAN BUTTERFIELD

Ian has had a love of freshwater systems since childhood and he is currently Natural England’s Senior Freshwater advisor. Ian is also a keen bird watcher and naturalist.

VALERIE HOLT MBE

VALERIE HOLT MBE

Valerie worked for the Environment Agency for 30 years in conservation and fisheries and is Vice President of the Institute of Fisheries Management and a former chair of Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust.

TIM FARR

TIM FARR

Tim now runs an arable farm, adopting innovative and sustainable farming practices. Tim is former chairman of the Trent RFCC and chairman of the Local Nature Partnership and Southwell Flood Forum.

ALASTAIR MEW

ALASTAIR MEW

Alastair is an outdoor enthusiast with a long standing fascination with fishing and rivers. Alastair works in a senior role for the NHS focussing on strategic planning and system redesign.