Julian Pitt

After graduating from Bangor Julian worked in the Forestry Commission in Scotland before switching to a career as a town planner in local government and then the Civil Service. He has explored the Snowdonia National Park on holiday every year

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David Archer

Now retired, David previously worked for the Snowdonia National Park Authority. His interests include landscape and wildlife conservation, and a low carbon economy. He lives in Llandecwyn and enjoys walking and climbing in the British hills and further afield.

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Sue Beaumont

Sue spent much of her career abroad working for the British Council on cultural relations and educational opportunities. Now retired she is a keen walker and cyclist and loves art. Sue cares deeply about how we conserve and enhance Snowdonia’s

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Bob Lowe

Bob has been a member of the Society for over 35 years. He is a retired chartered town planner and development surveyor who worked for CCW as its National Parks Liaison Officer, north west Area Manager and Head of Recreation and

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Jacob Buis

Originally from the Netherlands, Jacob Buis now owns and runs the guest house in Betws-y-Coed that he and his wife, Ghislaine, stayed in on their honeymoon in 1991. Having studied Forestry and History at Wageningen Agricultural University, Jacob has served as

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Jane Parry-Evans

After graduating in Mathematics, Jane worked as a Tutor and Researcher at Bangor University before commencing a career in Social Housing as Head of Information and Communications Technology.

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Mathew Teasdale

A new trustee, Mathew Teasdale is a long standing YHA Manager, having run hostels in and around Snowdonia since 2004. Formerly a Sociology and Politics graduate, and briefly a Police Officer, he is a keen advocate of the health and

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Richard Neale

I have spent all my life in and around Snowdonia and have devoted much of my 40-year career in countryside conservation to its care. Starting as a trainee warden on the Carneddau estate in the late 70s, I carried out

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Denis McAteer

Having been brought up in Blaenau Ffestiniog I returned to North Wales as a college Principal. For ten years I was a member of the Snowdonia National Park Authority which included membership of their Planning Committee and chairing the Snowdonia

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