Each appointment will take effect from 1 April 2013.
This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government
New appointments to England’s National Park Authorities and the Broads Authority have been made by Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, Owen Paterson.
The post-holders are the national voice on the Authorities, which have strategic responsibility for conservation, recreation, planning, access and resources.
Twelve new members have been appointed for four-year terms:
Broads Authority - Kelvin Allen and Peter Warner
Dartmoor - James Kidner and Naomi Oakley
Exmoor - Linda Blanchard
New Forest - Philip Marshall, Professor Alex Neill and Judith Webb
North York Moors - Sarah Oswald and Jeremy Walker
Peak District - Zahid Hamid
South Downs - Ian Phillips
Several existing members have also been re-appointed for terms ranging from one year to four years:
Broads Authority - Sholeh Blane
Dartmoor - David Lloyd and Ian Mortimer
Exmoor - Nicholas Holliday
New Forest - John Pemberton
Peak District - Suzanne Leckie and Christopher Pennell
South Downs - Margaret Paren OBE
Yorkshire Dales - William Weston
Additional information regarding the members listed will be made available on the individual Authority websites via: www.nationalparks.gov.uk/index.htm.
For information about National Park Authorities, including appointments, visit: www.defra.gov.uk/rural/national-parks/.
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