Our governance

The main decision-making and management bodies at the Marine Management Organisation (MMO).

MMO Board

All our board members are non-executives, and have relevant experience to support marine management and the sustainable development of our seas.

Our board is the highest decision-making body at MMO.

Board meetings

The board aims to meet every 1 to 2 months.

Earlier meeting minutes are available from The National Archives.

Board members

The non-executive board is led by Sir Bill Callaghan, the chair. The other board members are:

  • Robert James
  • Dr Derek Langslow
  • Jeremy Loyd
  • Nigel Reader
  • Jane Ryder
  • Jayne Scott
  • Robin Teverson
  • Andrew Wells

MMO Board register of interests (PDF, 32.6KB, 3 pages)

Board member expenses

January to March 2014 (inclusive) (MS Excel Spreadsheet, 95KB) October to December 2013 (inclusive) (MS Excel Spreadsheet, 93KB)

Executive team

The executive team is responsible for the day to day management of MMO and is led by John Tuckett, Chief Executive Officer (CEO). The other members of the executive team are:

  • Andrew Beattie
  • Stephen Brooker
  • Carolyn Cadman
  • Dickon Howell
  • Michelle Willis