Jonathan is Society Chair and is a member of the General Purposes Committee, the Investment Committee and of the Gosforth Park Nature Reserve Management Committee.
A retired solicitor, his interests include ornithology, botany and general natural history.
“One of the Society’s strengths is the broad scope of its field of interests and the wide expertise across its membership.
With that and its large heritage of collections and archives the Society occupies a virtually unique position. It has a key
role in using those resources to further and encourage natural history education and research in the North East and in
the wider community. That role is becoming an ever more vital one in fighting the corner of the natural environment in