Meet our staff

The Friends of Westonbirt Arboretum was founded in 1985. Our trustees and staff work together in partnership with Forestry England at Westonbirt Arboretum, as well as over 260 dedicated volunteers.

Thank you for your continued support!

About us

Our staff, our trustees, our history and our plans. Find out more about the charity and get in touch

Meet the dedicated team at the Friends of Westonbirt Arboretum...


Mike Coe

Chief Executive Officer


Jane Shute

Head of Supporter Engagement




Julia Bartlett

Supporter Services Team Lead


Kelly Hough

Supporter Services Administrator




Rachel Raggatt

Supporter Services Administrator


Lorna Smith

Business Officer



Emma Frost

Finance Manager



Maureen Nesbit

Finance Officer




Jo Murray

Marketing and Communications Officer