The Board and Alpine Team

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Jacky Brown

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
Diana Penny Sherpani (resigned Aug 2020)
Trevor Smith
Simon Walters

Individual Responsibilities of Board Members

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

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

Alpine Team

Alpine Team Elected Members  – (in alphabetical order)

Alex Gymer
Nick Harris
Gerry Kenny
Paul Marginson
Justin Mash
Michael Murray
Matt Nobles
Kevin Thomas
Damian Tow
Tish Woulds

Individual Responsibilities of the Alpine Team

Chairman and Representative on the Board – vacant
Head of Discipline for mountaineering and Klettersteige – Justin Mash
Head of Discipline for trekking and snowshoeing – Matt Nobles
Head of Discipline for ski-ing – Gerry Kenny
Head of Discipline for mountain biking – Damian Tow
Calendar Coordinator and communicationsPaul Marginson
Day Walks Coordinator – Alex Gymer
UK Meets Coordinator – Tish Woulds
UK Training Coordinator – Justin Mash
Overseas Training Coordinator – Alex Gymer
Overseas Meets and tours Coordinator – Kevin Thomas
Northern Coordinator, regional and day activities development – Alex Gymer
Wales / Cymru Coordinator – Matt Nobles
Climbing Coordinator – Dave Brown (appointed)
Young Adult Coordinator – vacant
Lectures Coordinator – Michael Murray
George Starkey Hut Liaison – Paul Marginson

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 15 September 2020]

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