The Heritage Alliance Team
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Lizzie Glithero-West has been the Chief Executive of The Heritage Alliance since 2016.
Her previous career has been mainly in the civil service and she has expert knowledge of a wide range of policy areas including archaeology, heritage protection, museums and tourism.
Dr Kathleen KeownPolicy & Projects Officer
Historic Environment Forum and Historic Religious Building Alliance Teams
The Heritage Alliance is delighted to ‘host’ the teams from two additional heritage organisations: the Historic Environment Forum, which brings together brings together senior representatives from organisations working across the historic environment sector in England; and the Historic Religious Buildings Alliance (HRBA), which works towards a secure future for historic religious buildings.
Dr Mike Heyworth MBEHistoric Environment Forum Team Leader and Task Group Manager
Aisling ParrishHistoric Environment Forum Steering Group Manager
Our board of trustees
Our Board of Trustees is comprised of senior practitioners from across the built environment, archaeology, tourism, and IMT (industrial, maritime and transport) sectors, whose expertise ensures that the Heritage Alliance has a clear vision and strategy.
Dr Ingrid Samuel OBEActing Chair, The Heritage Alliance
Ingrid currently serves as the Acting Chair of the Heritage Alliance, and works as the Director of Placemaking & Heritage at the National Trust. She is a former civil servant, and holds a doctorate in Modern History from the University of Cambridge.
Roy Clare CBETrustee, The Heritage Alliance
Roy is a non-executive Director, Trustee and advocate for better leadership and governance.
Peter Aiers OBETrustee, The Heritage Alliance
Peter is a trustee of Heritage Alliance, Goodwill Solutions CIC and on Peterborough DAC as well as being a fellow of the RSA.
Jan WillsTrustee, The Heritage Alliance
Jan Wills is an archaeologist with a background in fieldwork, project management and local government. She now works as an historic environment consultant.
Alice PurkissTrustee, The Heritage Alliance
Alice leads the University’s National Trust Partnership, a flagship collaboration between Oxford and Europe’s largest conservation charity.
Kate StreeterTrustee, The Heritage Alliance
Kate is Development and Marketing Manager for the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings (SPAB), where she previously led the Maintenance Co-operatives project.
James ProbertTrustee, The Heritage Alliance
James is currently Director of Development at Historic Houses and the editor of Historic House magazine.
Steve OatesTrustee, The Heritage Alliance
Steve is Chief Executive of the Heritage Railway Association (HRA).
Dr Chandan MahalTrustee, The Heritage Alliance
Dr Chandan Mahal is currently the National Learning and Partnership Manager at the British Library for the Unlocking our Sound Heritage project.
Daniel EiloartTrustee, The Heritage Alliance
Daniel is a senior change and transformation professional, qualified accountant and MBA who has held senior positions in the financial services industry.