Board of Trustees

Wilfred Otten

President
Board Member
Ordinary Council Member

Tom Aspray

Board Member
Ordinary Council Member

Liz Baggs

Board Member
Ordinary Council Member

Anna Becvar

Board Member
Ordinary Council Member

David Hopkins

Board Member
Ordinary Council Member

Sacha Mooney

Board Member
Ordinary Council Member

Paul Newell Price

Board Member
Paul is an ADAS Senior Soil Scientist with over twenty years of experience of applied research and consultancy experience working on soils issues in the UK and overseas. Paul obtained his MSc in Soil Science from Reading University in 1992 and PhD in Soil Erosion and Conservation, including three years of field work in Southern Morocco, in 1996. This was followed by two years carrying out soil and agronomy applied research and consultancy for Chambers of Agriculture in northern France and seven years on soil survey, land reclamation and biosolids recycling with Land Research Associates, before joining ADAS in 2005. The focus of Paul’s work is now on applied research into policy-related soil and nutrient management issues, including soil structural condition in grasslands, the use of organic manures in agriculture and land restoration, and the interactions between agricultural production and soil and water protection. Paul is a Chartered Scientist, Member of the Institute of Professional Soil Scientists (IPSS), and a BASIS accredited trainer for the Fertiliser Advisers Certification and Training (FACTS) and Nutrient Management Planning qualifications.

Nigel Titchen

Board Member
Ordinary Council Member