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Regional Activities Committee

Regional Activities Committee (RAC)

The Regional Activities Committee supports and advises the Regional Management Board and assists with activities arranged by and for members of the Region, including events, newsletters, media coverage, awards and other activities.

The East of England Regional Activities Committee consists of 24 Chartered members (including the Regional Management Board), 1 Technical member and 5 Student/Licentiate members.

The Committee meets five or six times a year, usually in Bury St Edmunds. See here for dates of these meetings.

Chartered Members for 2017:

Adam Banham Broadland District Council
Liz Beighton Suffolk Coastal District Council
Graham Bloomfield Pigeon Investment Management
Charlotte Burton Cambridge City Council
Dr Martin Cahn Retired
David Carlisle AECOM (co-opted Jan. 2017)
John Dagg Barrister
Peter Geraghty (Fellow) Southend-on-Sea Borough Council
Wendy Hague Private Practice
Michael Hand Hand Consultancy
Robert Hobbs Ipswich Borough Council
Andrew Hunter Environment Agency (co-opted March 2017)
Paul Maison Retired
Lee Melin Lanpro Ltd.
Elizabeth Mugova Environment Agency
Jake Nugent Bidwells
David Potter Retired
Robert Purton David Lock Associates
Jamie Roberts Pegasus Group
Sandra Scott Colchester Borough Council
Shaun Scrutton Rochford District Council
Allan Simpson Anglian Water
2 vacancies


Licentiate/Student Members 2017:

James Claxton West Suffolk Council
Christopher Downes Colchester Borough Council (co-opted Jan. 2017)
Michael Hammond Cambridge City Council  (became Chartered Member Feb. 2017)
Libby Hindle Lawson Planning Partnership Ltd.
Bethany Jones Essex County Council


Technical Member

There is 1 Vacancy for a Technical Member


Regional Activities Committee members can be contacted via 

Email: Telephone: 01359 250258.
Post: Tina Palmer, Regional Co-ordinator, RTPI East of England, PO Box 708, Bury St Edmunds, IP31 2XP

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