Our staff in Northamptonshire

Our Northamptonshire team look after the reserves in the county, help people, such as landowners and local councils, to protect the county's wildlife and organise community events and education for children.

Most of our staff in the county are based at Lings House in Northampton - at the heart of Lings reserve. 

There are two reserves officers based full-time at Pitsford Reservoir. This nature reserve is run in partnership with Anglian Water.

Lings House, off Lings Way
Billing Lings
Northampton NN3 8BE
Tel: 01604 405285
Fax: 01604 784835
Email our Northamptonshire team on northamptonshire@wildlifebcn.org
Or to email members of staff directly firstname.surname@wildlifebcn.org

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Administration officer: Lisa Rowley - 01604 774030

The Lings Environmental Centre is available to hire weekdays from 9am-5pm. Please email or phone for further details.

Rushden Lakes Team

Nene Wetlands Visitor Centre - 01933 779587

Nene Wetlands Manager: Simon Gardner - 07903 029914
Ed & Comm Officer: Katie King - 07921 125107
Senior Ranger: Toni Castello - 07734 478446
Supporter Engagement and Retail Officer: Viktoria Marta - 07931 325888 

Conservation team

The conservation team work with local authorities and other partners to protect wildlife from the impact of planning and development. They advise owners of sites that are important for wildlife how to manage their land even better for wildlife.
Conservation Manager:  - 01604 405285
Conservation Officer: Alan Smith - 01604 774046
Living Landscapes Manager: Matt Johnson - 01604 774033

Reserves team

The reserves team manage our nature reserves in Northamptonshire to improve them for wildlife and people.
Senior Reserves Manager:  Ben Newton - 01604 774045
Senior Reserves Officer: Ian Wilson - 01604 774035
Reserves Officer: Rebecca Mayes - 01604 774035

Reserves Officer: Ian Hilbert - 01604 774035

Reserves Officer: Anthony Smith - 01604 774035
Grazing Manager: Cathy Wainwright - 01604 774037
Livestock Assistant: Daisy Moser - 01604 774037

Lilbourne Meadows Manager: Jane Pearman - 07734 478458

Lilbourne Meadows Reserves Officer: Nicky Hennessy - 07864 605760

Northamptonshire Biodiversity Records Centre

The main source of natural history and protected species information for Northamptonshire the centre works with a wide range of organisations, individuals and government bodies including the Wildlife Trust.

Data Officer: Nathalie Hueber - 01604 400448
Data Officer: Rachel Tate - 01604 400448
Data Officer: James Skinner - 01604 400448

Record Centre Manager: Rosalind Johnston - 01604 774043

WILDSide Project Co-ordinator: Ryan Clark - 01604 400448

To find out more about the centre's work see our Local Environmental Records centre page and the Northamptonshire Biodiversity website.

Research and Monitoring team 

Wildlife Training Workshops Officer: Juliette Butler - 01604 774031
Research and Monitoring Officer: Gwen Hitchcock - 01525 874317

Pitsford reserves team

Senior Reserves Officer (Pitsford Reservoir): Sarah Gibbs - 01604 780148
Reserves Officer (Pitsford Reservoir): Mischa Furfaro - 01604 780148