Richard Coulson has taken over as Chair of the WRA as Andy Hill stood down after eight years in the role.
Andy chaired his final Members’ Meeting on Wednesday, before handing over the reins to Richard, who has been Deputy Chair for the past three years. Andy will remain on the Board as Deputy Chair going forward.
Jamie Plevin was also re-elected to the Board of the WRA for a second term at the AGM, which took place on the same day. WRA Board members are elected for three year terms, apart from the Chair who serves for four years.
And Vicki Hughes of Enva Wood Recycling was also officially co-opted onto the WRA Board to advise on technical issues. Vicki has been heavily involved in helping to steer both the FPP work and Waste Wood Classification Project over there past few years, and the Board is very grateful to her for giving her time.