Ruth worked for Arran Eco Savvy delivering projects on sustainable lifestyles and carbon literacy. It is through this work, along with her interactions with COAST that she has recognised the importance of marine conservation in the fight against climate change.
Simon is an Arran based Graphic Designer who has worked and volunteered with COAST since 2017. After many years living in Peru, he returned home to Arran where he believes there is huge potential to become more sustainable and self-sufficient. He is a director of the Arran Pioneer Project and created the Arran Green Map.
Ann makes and sells her own jewellery from her home in Brodick. She is a former primary school teacher and Visit Scotland employee. She wrote and compiled COAST’s Marine Education Resource Pack with Jo Totty.
Jo is a volunteer ranger with National Trust Scotland, wild swimmer and marine campaigner. She helps organise Arran’s Mountain Festival.