UKELA operates as a virtual organisation, with no main offices or overheads. All our staff work on a part-time basis from home. Meet them below.
Linda has been our Executive Director since 2013. Her main responsibilities include overseeing the work of UKELA, strategic and financial planning and communications. Linda is based in Bristol.
Alison has been our Events and Membership Manager since 2005. Her main responsibilities include acting as the Board secretariat, event and membership management and our regional networks. Alison is based in Surrey.
Rosie is our Working Party adviser. She is a lawyer who has worked on environmental issues for 17 years. Previously with Government Legal Department, she advised Defra on water law and environmental liability and acted for the Planning Inspectorate.
Elly-Mae is our Events and Membership administrator. Her main responsibilities include providing support to colleagues on finance and project work, marketing campaigns and Working Party liaison work. She is based in Somerset.
Joe is the research assistant to our Brexit Taskforce. He is a qualified barrister who has previously worked at Francis Taylor Building and Richard Buxton Environmental and Public Law. He works to support the taskforce to engage with Government and contribute to any resettlement of the UK’s environmental laws which arises as a result of Brexit.