Keith Tyrell, Director
Direct tel: +44 (0)20 7065 0910
Keith started at PAN UK as Director in May 2010. Keith has over 20 years' environmental experience. Prior to joining PAN UK he was the Director of Programmes and Research at the Koru Foundation – a charity that supports community scale renewable energy projects in the developing world. He also spent eight years working on UK and EU environmental policy at the ENDS Report where his last role was Climate and Energy Editor. He has extensive experience of working with grassroots organisations and ran the European arm of a three-year international research and advocacy project for WWF. He holds a Doctorate in Development Studies, and MA in Environment Development and Policy - both of which involved research into pesticide use.
Nick Mole, Policy Officer
Direct tel: +44 (0)20 7065 0918
Nick joined PAN UK in March 2007 as the UK and European Programme Coordinator. At university Nick studied environmental science focussing on hydrology, water quality and environmental hazards. Prior to joining PAN UK Nick spent six years working for the Environmental Investigation Agency as a campaigner, working on a diverse range of issues relating to investigating and exposing the illegal trade in endangered species.
Stephanie Williamson, Chief Scientist
Direct tel: +44 (0)20 7065 0916
Stephanie trained as an ecologist and entomologist and has worked in environmental and Integrated Pest Management (IPM) training and educational activities, in the UK and abroad, since 1985. She holds a Ph.D. in Biological Sciences from the Centre for Environment & Society, University of Essex. She has worked in over 17 countries in Latin America, Africa and Asia, with four years spent in Nicaragua (where she also learnt how to pick coffee!). She served on PAN UK's Board of Directors for two years whilst working at CABI Bioscience UK Centre, before joining PAN UK as a staff member in 2000. Her main area of work at PAN UK is on pesticide problems, IPM and alternatives, with an emphasis on Africa. She is involved with pesticide policies for supply chain initiatives including Unilever’s Sustainable Agriculture Advisory Board and the 4C Coffee Association Council. She also serves as a Board Member for PAN Europe and represents them on the advisory board of the European ENDURE research network for diversifying crop protection.
Geremew Tereda, Assistant Accountant
Direct tel: +44 (0)20 7065 0913
Board of Directors
Lasse Bruun - Advocacy and communications consultant specialising in the third sector
Natasha Clayton ACA (Treasurer) – Project Manager, Start UK
Dr Charlie Clutterbuck - Research Fellow, Centre for Food Policy, City University
Vicki Hird – Senior Food Campaigner, Friends of the Earth
Eileen Maybin – Head of Media, Fairtrade Foundation
Dr Laura Potts - Dr Laura Potts works on issues of public health and the environment, and is an organic gardener
Christopher Stopes – Founder Director of EcoS Consultancy Ltd., and former Head of Research at The Organic Research Centre - Elm Farm
Jeanette Longfield OBE (Chair) - Co-ordinator of Sustain: The alliance for better food and farming
Anthony Youdeowei – Independent IPM Consultant
Adam Wakeley - Managing Director and Chairman of Organic Farm Foods Ltd