National Officers

Vice Presidents

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

National Chairman

Paul Rodgers

Chief Executive 

Neil Edwards

Deputy National Chairmen 

Rick Barnes
Dave Chapman
Chris Howes

National Treasurer 

Ray Carter


Sir Robert Atkins
Rick Barnes
Ivor Caplan
Ray Carter
Chris Howes
Mike Palmer
Paul Rodgers
Nicki Scheissel Harvey
Peter Scott
Verna Smith
Roger Stocker
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.