Committees


ADA has two committees who meet throughout the year to discuss issues and topics affecting our members.

Our Committees complete projects, known as Workstreams, that they, our Board of Directors, and our Branches identify as important to the work of ADA’s members.

Workstreams 2018  Become a Committee Member in 2019

You can find out more about the constitution of our committees in the ADA Committees Guide. The membership and minutes from our Committees’ meetings are available below. To request any Committee papers please contact us.

ADA Committees Guide | ADA_Expense_claim_form

Technical & Environmental Committee


The Committee discusses engineering, health and safety, environmental and operational matters.

Members

Chairman

Trevor Purllant

Honorary Secretary

David Thomas

Ex Officio

Peter Bateson (Company Secretary), Ian Benn (ADA Health & Safety Adviser)

Members

Alison Briggs, Robert Caudwell, Emily Dresner (Natural England), Priscilla Haselhurst, Roy Lobley, Chris Manning, John Oldfield, Pete Reilly, Martin Shilling, David Thomas, Karen Thomas, Innes Thomson.

Meetings & Minutes

2019

  • 4 September, CIWEM Venue, Farringdon, 10.30 – 13.00
  • 5 June, via Teleconference, 10.00 – 12.00
  • 9 January, CIWEM Venue, Farringdon, 10.30 – 15.00

2018

18 September | 5 June | 9 January

2017

20 September | 8 June | 10 January

2016

22 September11 May12 January

2015

16 September13 May21 January

2014

9 September14 May29 January

Policy & Finance Committee


The Committee discusses governance, legal, financial, audit and policy matters.

Members

Chairman

Tim Farr

Honorary Secretary

Frances Bowler

Ex Officio

Peter Bateson (Company Secretary), Karen Daft (ADA Finance Adviser)

Members

Craig Benson, Robert Caudwell, John Cooke, Nigel Everard, Jane Froggatt, Matthew Harrison, Andrew McGill, Lorna McShane, Bill Symons, Innes Thomson, Carol Tidmarsh (Defra), Phil Winrow.

Meeting & Minutes

2019

2018

18 September | 6 June9 January

2017

19 September7 June10 January

2016

21 September12 May12 January

2015

16 September13 May21 January

2014

9 September14 May29 January