West Midlands

Biography

Alison Wedgwood

Alison Wedgwood has spent more than 20 years working across the UK and in over 30 countries worldwide specialising in the analysis of large-scale data sets to develop robust, objective opinions on both government and private sector investments.

Biography

Rachel Chiu

Rachel Chiu has lived and worked across the West Midlands for 25 years.

Biography

Sue Beardsmore

Sue Beardsmore is a broadcast journalist who worked for the BBC in the Midlands for over 20 years as a reporter and presenter.

Biography

Jude Pilgrim

From a farming family, Jude Pilgrim followed a first qualification in agriculture at Writtle College with a post graduate diploma in Museum Studies, a Diploma in management studies, and an MA in Environment, Policy and Society.

Biography

Alan Taylor

Alan Taylor worked as a built heritage advisor in the public sector for over 40 years.
Izzy Mohammed
Vicky Wilford

Biography

Izzy Mohammed

Izzy Mohammed was born and educated in Birmingham. He was awarded an MA in Museum Studies from the University of Leicester in 2002, and is currently undertaking Doctoral Research (PhD) at the University of Birmingham.
Marion Blockley
Vicky Wilford

Biography

Marion Blockley

Marion Blockley first came to Shropshire in 1985. She has worked as an archaeologist, heritage consultant and interpretive planner since 1974. She was Senior Lecturer in Heritage Management at the University of Birmingham and Director of the Ironbridge Institute.
Dr Tom Tew
Annika Johnemark

Biography

Dr Tom Tew

Dr Tom Tew is a nature conservationist, currently Chief Executive of the Environment Bank, a private sector company that works with planning authorities, landowners and developers to help the planning system deliver net gains for wildlife.