Our Team at GFI
GFI is the umbrella organisation for this work and this website. A Community Interest Company with a National reach, it has a team of Directors (who do most of the boring work) and essential Volunteers who assist us and help to support the people we work with.
Pam Bennett- MD
Sophie Bishop - Deputy
Our Team for the Sea-ing Sense Project
For this project we are working in Partnership with the Tees Valley Wildlife Trust and our expert team includes:-
Sophie Bishop - Project Coordinator Steve Ashton - Project Lead
Pam Bennett- Project Manager Dr. Susan Antrobus - Evaluator
Charles Twist - Sound specialist and Jacky Watson - Wilder Coast photographer Officer
Leigh Nicholson - Sighted Guide Trainer Trainees - Holly and Simon
We will also be recruiting a Graduate
in 2024 to work with us on the Soundscapes
In addition we have a number of volunteers supporting our activities in each area of Teesside plus assistance from Thomas Beckensall who designed our Sensing the Wild logo.
Lynda Parkes, Hugh Melvin (photographer), James Hopper, Barbara, Melanie, Andrew, Margaret Robinson, Steve Boyes, Vicky Parker, plus friends and family members who come to some of our events