National Officers

Vice Presidents

Harry Arnold MBE
Chris Coburn MBE
David Court OBE
Brian Dice OBE
David Fletcher CBE
David Hilling MBE
Tony Hirst OBE
The Viscountess Knollys DL OBE
Audrey Smith OBE
David Suchet CBE
Sheila Suchet
Paul Wagstaffe MBE
David Wain OBE

National Chairman

Ivor Caplan

Chief Executive 

Neil Edwards

Deputy National Chairmen 

Paul Strudwick
Rick Barnes

National Treasurer 

Jonathan Smith


Robert Atkins
Rick Barnes
Ivor Caplan
Ray Carter
Les Etheridge
Roger Holmes
Chris Howes
Mike Palmer
Paul Rodgers
Peter Scott
Gillian Smith
Verna Smith
Jonathan Smith
Paul Strudwick
Helen Whitehouse

Biographies of trustees are available here

Hon Consultant Engineers

John Heather MBE. BSc(Hons), CEng, MICE
Roy Sutton BA(Hons), MICE
Howard Worth BSC (Civil Eng) MICE

Hon Consultant Planners

Bob Dewey BA(Hons), MBA, MRTPI
Edward Gittins BA (Hons) Dip.TP FRTPI

Company Secretary

Andrew Overy


See the full list of national committee members.

See roles and responsibilities of each committee.