Nurture Lakeland has 1 full time and 3 part time members of staff based in Kendal. We’re also delighted to have fantastic volunteers who work with us to help keep the Lake District and Cumbria looking fantastic for years to come!
Karen joined in 2014. She has a background in nature conservation and the management of people, partnerships, projects and campaigns. She’s responsible for leading Nurture Lakeland - ensuring it increases fundraising, supports conservation and further develops as a centre of excellence on responsible tourism. She ensures the team has the support they need to work effectively.
Finance & Office Manager
Sarah joined in 2003 after finishing a degree in Tourism, Leisure & Management. Sarah is responsible for finance and the smooth running of the office.
Sarah joined us in 2013 and works on Visitor Giving and membership. Sarah began her Nurture Lakeland journey as a volunteer after completing a PhD in Environmental Science at Lancaster University and then went on to manage a number of our sustainable tourism campaigns.
Fundraising & Membership
Penny provides a vital role in supporting our fundraising efforts by liasing with our businesses. Having previously worked in a variety of organisations including outdoor, travel and management training companies. Penny is currently working on Visitor Giving. firstname.lastname@example.org