Charles Nicholls is veteran of the software industry, mentor for start-ups, and an ardent advocate to businesses on sustainability.
Jane Nicholls is School Business Director for The Green Room School and has worked in the charity sector for the last 12 years.
Heather Allen is a veteran of the consumer & health care industry who is now focusing her energy on environmental efforts.
The Carbon Community Scientific Advisory Board provides critical scientific guidance for the charity’s trustees and leadership.
Colin is a Senior Scientist, Ambizione Scholar at ETH Zürich Crowther Lab focused on the forest microbiome. Colin did his Ph.D. in Ecology and Evolution at the University of Texas at Austin, and has held academic fellowships from the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and the Swiss National Science Foundation to study connections between mycorrhizal ecology, the carbon cycle and climate change.
David Beerling, FRS
David is the Director of the Leverhulme Centre for Climate Change Mitigation and Sorby Professor of Natural Sciences in the Department of Animal and Plant Sciences at the University of Sheffield, UK. David also serves on the Council of The Royal Society, London UK.
Pete Smith, FRS FRSB FRSE
Pete Smith is Professor of Soils and Global change at the University of Aberdeen where he directs the Scottish Climate Change Centre of Expertise, ClimateXChange. Smith held a prestigious Royal Society Wolfson Research Merit Award from 2008 to 2013 and has been a Fellow of the Royal Society of Biology since 2008 and a Fellow of the Institute of Soil Scientists since 2015. He was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh (FRSE) in 2009, awarded the British Ecological Society Marsh Award for Climate Change Research in 2014 and the Philippe Duchaufour Medal from the European Geosciences Union for ‘distinguished contributions to soil science’ in 2017. He was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society (FRS) in 2017.