The Board and Alpine Team

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Jacky Brown

AACUK) President Jacky Brown – Diana Rayner

The Board of Directors


Chairman – Tony Cooper
Vice Chairman – Tim Morley
Secretary – Diana Rayner
Treasurer – Nigel Phipps

Ordinary Members of the Board (in alphabetical order)

Mark Adams
Janet Britnell
Liam Collins
Mike Garrett
Simon Walters

Individual Responsibilities of Board Members

Alpine Representative – vacant
Climate change champion – Mark Adams
Expedition Fund – Mark Adams
Hut Fund – Janet Britnell
IT Representative – Mike Garrett
Nature Conservation Representative – Tony Cooper
Risk Management Committee Chairman – Simon Walters

Representative for Sections Britannia and Flanders on the ŌAV Bundesausschuss – Janet Britnell

Supporters of the Board

Newsletter Editor – Kate Isaak
E-News Editor – Nayeli Urquiza

Alpine Team

Alpine Team Elected Members  – (in alphabetical order)

Alex Gymer
Nick Harris
Gerry Kenny
Chris Loy
Matt Nobles
Stefania Rosso
Kevin Thomas
Damian Tow
Tish Woulds

Alpine Team Non-Elected Members

Steve Woollard

Individual Responsibilities of the Alpine Team

Chairman and Representative on the Board – vacant
Secretary of Alpine Team – Chris Loy
Head of Discipline for Mountaineering and Klettersteig – vacant
Head of Discipline for Trekking and Snowshoeing – Matt Nobles
Head of Discipline for Skiing – Gerry Kenny
Head of Discipline for Mountain Biking – Damian Tow
Day Walks Co-ordinator – Chris Loy
UK Meets Co-ordinator – Tish Woulds
UK Training Co-ordinator – vacant
Overseas Training Co-ordinator – Alex Gymer
Overseas Meets and Tours Co-ordinator – Kevin Thomas
Wales/Cymru Co-ordinator – Matt Nobles
Climbing Co-ordinator – vacant
Young Adults Co-ordinator – vacant
Families and Under-18 Co-ordinator – vacant 
Talks and Online Content Co-ordinator – vacant  
George Starkey Hut Liaison – Alex Gymer

Alpine Team supporters

Photo and Sketch Competition Organiser – Phil Nixon
Southern Day Walks and Reading Lecture Programme – Janet Britnell

Austrian Alpine Club (UK) Office

Mark Ryder – Director of High Peaks Ltd
Catherine Mittins (Cat) – Office Manager
Laura Campbell – Web Content Editor
Emily Foster – Office Admin –
Jessica Peer – Office Admin –

Unit 43, Glenmore Business Park, Blackhill Road, Holton Heath, Poole BH16 6NL
Phone: +44 (0) 01929 556 870
Email: for general office queries.

If you wish to contact someone whose e-mail address is not given above, please send your message to the Office which will forward it to the appropriate person.

Austrian Alpine Club (UK) Limited, registered in England and Wales, registered number 09772805.Registered office: Unit 43, Glenmore Business Park, Blackhill Road, Holton Heath, Poole, Dorset, BH16 6NL.
VAT registration number 209 2377 12


[Updated 10 May 2021]

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