Liz has worked in heritage development and fundraising for 18 years. She grew up on the Blackwater Estuary in Essex, surrounded by saltmarshes and big skies, and is looking forward to combining her love of the coast and her professional skills at COAST.
MPA Project Officer
Lucy has worked on marine protected areas and marine management in the UK, south east Asia and the Pacific. She has been fortunate to visit and dive in marine reserves in many different places and is enthusiastic about realising the benefits of marine protected areas for wildlife and people.
Andy previously worked for COAST as Community Outreach & Admin Officer from 2013-2015, before travelling and working across the globe for five years. After returning to Arran, he was contracted to lead our fundraising strategy and help assist with project management.
Andrew is a long-term supporter of COAST, previously worked for us for six years as Executive Director; he wrote the proposal for the South Arran Marine Protected Area and negotiated the purchase of the Octopus Centre back in 2016.
Sheridan is responsible for COAST’s book keeping and financial reports. She moved to Arran 17 years ago because she loves being by the sea.
Ruaridh, 12 years old, lives in Lamlash Bay and is in the water nearly every day, swimming and snorkelling. COAST learned he is awaiting a response to his unasked question to environment secretary Roseanna Cunningham during her visit to Arran