Meet the team

Explore below to find out who the key mem­bers and how our cor­po­rate mem­bers are com­mit­ted to rein­forc­ing LEAF’s polit­i­cal and prac­ti­cal cre­den­tials as the most real­is­tic route to sus­tain­able glob­al food production.

About us

LEAF (Linking Environment And Farming) is the leading organisation delivering more sustainable food and farming. We work with farmers, the food industry, scientists and consumers, to inspire and enable sustainable farming that is prosperous, enriches the environment and engages local communities.

LEAF staff

Caroline Drummond

Car­o­line Drummond

Chief Exec­u­tive [email protected]
Lucy Bates

Lucy Bates

Tech­ni­cal Manager [email protected]
Jim Blumire

Jim Blu­mire



Jennifer Clark

Jen­nifer Clark

Assur­ance Manager [email protected]
Sam Conway

Sam Con­way

Mar­ket­ing & Com­mu­ni­ca­tions Manager [email protected]
Jess Corsair

Jess Cor­sair

Tech­ni­cal Coordinator [email protected]
Emma Darwood

Emma Dar­wood

Exec­u­tive Assis­tant & HR [email protected]
Rebecca Davis

Rebec­ca Davis

Tech­ni­cal Assistant [email protected]
Carl Edwards

Carl Edwards

Direc­tor, Edu­ca­tion and Pub­lic Engagement [email protected]
Caroline Ellis

Car­o­line Ellis

Book­keep­er [email protected]
Val Goldstraw

Val Gold­straw

Mem­ber­ship Coordinator [email protected]
India Grant-Wood

India Grant-Wood

Tech­ni­cal Assistant [email protected]
Justine Hards

Jus­tine Hards

Pub­li­ca­tions and PR Coordinator [email protected]
Janet Hickinbottom

Janet Hick­in­bot­tom

Nation­al Edu­ca­tion Officer [email protected]
Justine Hunt

Jus­tine Hunt

Oper­a­tions Sup­port Coordinator [email protected]
Steve Jones

Steve Jones

Chief Oper­at­ing Officer [email protected]
Ellie Knight

Ellie Knight

Mar­ket­ing Assistant [email protected]
Clare Mike

Clare Mike

Direc­tor, Busi­ness Development [email protected]
Lucy Redmore

Lucy Red­more

Senior Tech­ni­cal Coordinator [email protected]
Tabitha Salisbury

Tabitha Sal­is­bury

Pub­lic Engage­ment Pro­gramme Coordinator [email protected]
Annabel Shackleton

Annabel Shack­le­ton

Open Farm Sun­day Manager [email protected]
Will Sibly

Will Sibly

Tech­ni­cal Assistant [email protected]

LEAF Mar­que cer­ti­fied businesses

We are huge­ly proud of what the LEAF Mar­que Cer­ti­fied busi­ness­es have achieved. We are able to pro­vide a list of LEAF Mar­que cer­ti­fied businesses.

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How to get involved