RIDE Forum - Governance

Secretariat

Day-to-day activities are managed by the RIDE Forum Secretariat, which is hosted by the Natural Environment Research Council in Swindon.

Daniel Knight
Programme Manager (Research)

Penny Gordon
Senior Programme Manager

The RIDE Forum is overseen by a senior group of representatives from each of the 20 member organisations. The Members' Forum meets twice a year and oversees all the Forum's activities, from strategic planning to delivery and monitoring the impact of outputs.

Members' Forum

  • Arts & Humanities Research Council - Margaret Charleroy
  • Biotechnology & Biological Sciences Research Council - Kirsty Dougal
  • Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy - Sarah Honour
  • Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs - Robert Bradburne
  • Department for Transport - Dan Hills
  • Economic & Social Research Council - Sophie Martin
  • Engineering & Physical Sciences Research Council - Nicholas Cooper
  • Environment Agency - Doug Wilson
  • Forestry Commission - Richard Morris
  • Innovate UK - Nick Cliffe
  • Joint Nature Conservation Committee - Christine Maggs
  • Medical Research Council - Tim Cullingford
  • Met Office - Melissa Welsh
  • Natural England - Richard Wright / Humphrey Crick
  • Natural Environment Research Council - Steve Elsby / Hannah Collins
  • Natural Resources Wales - Kathryn Monk (chair)
  • Science & Technology Facilities Council - Derek Gillespie
  • Scottish Environment Protection Agency - Peter Singleton
  • Scottish Government - Liam Kelly
  • Welsh Government - Caryl Williams