Martin is an independent Chartered Forester based in North Yorkshire. He undertakes forest industry analysis and research assignments across the UK, focussing on initiatives to develop supply chains, the workforce and markets. He has worked with Cumbria Woodlands on a number of projects over the last ten years. Martin is an accredited LANTRA trainer.
Hannah is a freelance consultant in natural resources and farming focusing on facilitation and project delivery. She is a PhD Researcher looking at common land and commoning, investigating how multiple perspectives are brought together in natural resource decision-making. Previously, Hannah worked for Forestry England in visitor services and as Communications Manager, and she has run various woodland and environmental education opportunities for a range of ages.
Clare de Villanueva
Following a masters degree in Geology from Durham University Clare worked in Canadian exploration geology. Clare moved from rocks to water while working in flood risk and hydropower, before finally finding her home in the world of trees. Clare has worked with Cumbria Woodlands since 2014 (on and off!), providing project management and consultancy services. She also works in conservation for the Ancient Tree Forum creating training and education resources for the protection of ancient trees.