Communication, Consultation and Partnership

Swansea Environmental Forum is a membership organisation and encourages as many as possible to join the partnership and participate in consultations, meetings and other activities. Membership is free, please download the application form HERE.

SEF manages or supports several thematic partnerships and sub-groups such as Swansea Environmental Education Forum (SEEF) and the Swansea Built Heritage Group. It is also a member of the Swansea Public Services Board and leads the Healthy Urban Environment Group for the Swansea Healthy City programme.

Executive Committee

Our work is overseen by an Executive Committee consisting of members elected at our AGM and several others that are co-opted because of their particular areas of expertise.

Deb Hill (chair)
Nature Conservation Team Leader,
City and County of Swansea
Hamish Osborn (vice-chair)
Natural Resources Management Team Leader,
Natural Resources Wales
Alyx Baharie (treasurer)
Development Officer,
Swansea Council for Voluntary Service
Steve Bolchover
Chair of Trustees,
Environment Centre
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Chris Howell
Head of Waste Management and Parks Operations,
City and County of Swansea
Andrew Davies
ABMU Health Board
Heidi Smith
Sustainability Manager,
Swansea University
John Childs
Swansea Friends of the Earth
Peter Anderson
Founding Director
VocalEyes Digital Democracy
Ant Flannigan
Gower Power
Chris Lindley
Gower AONB Team Leader,
City and County of Swansea
Fran Rolfe
Natural Resources Management Officer,
Natural Resources Wales
Jill Goddard
Senior Enabling Officer (Housing),
City and County of Swansea
Philip McDonnell
Swansea Built Heritage Group

Minutes of Committee Meetings

The Executive Committee usually meets five or six times a year. Here are the minutes of the last ten meetings:

SEF Exec Minutes: May 2017     SEF Exec Minutes: Feb 2017

SEF Exec Minutes: Nov 2016     SEF Exec Minutes: Sep 2016

SEF Exec Minutes: May 2016     SEF Exec Minutes: Mar 2016

SEF Exec Minutes: Jan 2016      SEF Exec Minutes: Nov 2015

SEF Exec Minutes: Sep 2015      SEF Exec Minutes: Jul 2015