Senior Management Team
Rachael Bice - Chief Executive Officer
Rachael is the public face of Yorkshire Wildlife Trust and plays an active role in ensuring that the Trust fulfils its long term vision. Answerable to the Board of Trustees, she is responsible for ensuring correct financial procedures are maintained.
Caroline Thorogood - Director of Operations for South and West Yorkshire
Caroline oversees the management of all the Trust nature reserves in South and West Yorkshire, as well as planning and policy operations. Caroline also oversees a diverse portfolio of conservation and education projects in the area, which include Stirley Community Farm and Potteric Carr.
Terry Smithson - Director of Operations for North and East Yorkshire
Terry oversees the management of all the Trust nature reserves in North and East Yorkshire, as well as policy and advocacy operations. Terry oversees the variety of projects in the region, including the Yorkshire Peat Partnership.
Peter Batchelor - Director of Finance and Resources
Peter is responsible for the Trust's finances and preparation of the annual accounts. Peter also oversees the administration, health and safety and IT to ensure that the Trust operates smoothly.
Amanda Spivack - Director of Fundraising and Engagement
Amanda leads the membership, fundraising, communications and marketing, volunteering and advocacy teams at the Trust