Chris is a member of Council.
His interests include botany and general natural history,
Professionally, he holds and has held a number of positions:·
- Retired lighting designer in professional theatre
- Retired solicitor/advocate
- Former Honorary General Secretary, now President Elect, Botanical Society of Britain and Ireland (BSBI)
- Vice-county recorder for the BSBI v.c. 68 (North Northumberland)
- Fellow of the Linnean Society