Committee for 2018

The following were elected to the Branch Committee at the AGM, held in May 2018


Chair – Laura Welborn-Baker

Secretary –¬†Emma Sharpe

Treasurer – Amy McAbendroth

Branch Representative – Mark Smeeden


Committee Members

Alan Knowell

Elly Cadman

Faye Walton

Lucy Key

Steven Sixsmith

Sue Firth


Leeds Beckett Student Rep РVacant

Uni of Sheffield Student Rep – Vacant

Sheffield Hallam Student Rep – Vacant


We also welcome interest from new committee members in between AGMs, if there is an appropriate role available. Please get in touch with the Branch Secretary to express an interest, or for more information.


Committee Roles

Chair – Manage and lead the committee, Chair meetings, Liaison between Branch, LI and members, Develop and maintain Action Plan, Attend events representing branch

Secretary – Organise + facilitate branch committee meetings, Produce minutes and committee agendas, Correspondence & Member contact, Support Chair, Social Media and Website

Treasurer – Organise and manage Branch finances, Financial input to Action Plan/Budget, Report on finances to branch members at AGM

Branch Representative (Advisory Council)– Attend Council 3 – 4 times per year, Attend Branch Forum, Prepare written and verbal reports to committee

Accredited Course Student Rep – Liaison between LIYHB, Universities and landscape students

Ordinary Committee Member Support elected officers by providing thoughtful contributions and debate, assistance in organising and attending regional events, General support – &/or make your own role