Nature North Conference 2024

Meet the speakers

Councillor Nick Kemp

Leader of Newcastle City Council

Kerry ten Kate

Non-executive board member of Natural England and of Finance Earth

Carol Pyrah

Chief Executive of Urban Green Newcastle, Northern Trustee of the National Lottery Heritage Fund

David Renwick

Regional Operations Director for the North Natural England

Dr Colm Bowe

Development Manager, Nature North

Anne Reece

Chair of the Reece Foundation

Dr Rachel Palfrey

Senior Advisor – Natural England

Keith Davie

Senior Advisor, Catchment Funding, Environment Agency

Sarah Johnson

Head of Peatland Nature Recovery, The Wildlife Trust for Lancashire, Manchester and North Merseyside

Dr Helen Paterson

Chief Executive of Northumberland County Council

Tony Gates

Chief Executive of Northumberland National Park Authority