Partnership Committee members

The current members of the Partnership Committee for the South Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty are:

Members nominated by local authorities

Local Authority Representative
South Hams District Council Cllr Daniel Brown
South Hams District Council Cllr John Green
Devon County Council Cllr Jonathan Hawkins
Devon County Council Cllr Roger Croad
Torbay Council Cllr Ray Hill
Plymouth City Council Sarah Foque


Members nominated by statutory agencies

Organisation Representative
Environment Agency Rob Price
Forestry Commission Kate Tobin
Historic England Ross Simmonds
Natural England Eamon Crowe


Members co-opted by the Partnership Committee

Organisation Representative
National Trust Richard Snow
Plymouth University Dr John Martin
Slapton Ley Field Centre Andy Pratt


Community Representatives

Community within the AONB Representative
Amenity groups Geoffrey Osborne
Business community Kate Ryder
Community or voluntary groups Jill Davies
Environmental organisations (NGOs) Ed Parr Ferris
Estuary and marine Kelvin Boot
Landowning and farming John Sherrell
Parish councils Val Mercer
Tourism Cathy Case


To contact any member of the Partnership Committee, please call the South Devon AONB unit on 01803 861384 or email [email protected] in the first instance and your enquiry will be forwarded to the appropriate representative.



The Secretariat for the Partnership is provided by:

The South Devon AONB Unit

Follaton House, Plymouth Road, Totnes, Devon, TQ9 5NE. 01803 861384.

Find out more information about the constitution and arrangements for the AONB Partnership Committee.