Reappointments to the Environment Agency Board (Reappointment)

Body: Environment Agency (EA)
Appointing Department: Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs
Sector: Environment, Food & Rural Affairs
Location: Various
Number of Vacancies: N/A
Remuneration: Remuneration rate of £16,800
Time Requirements: Four days per month


An announcement has been made on the outcome of this appointment.

The Environment Secretary, George Eustice, has reappointed four Non-Executive Directors for second terms to the Board of the Environment Agency

John Lelliott and Dame Caroline Mason’s appointments will run from 30 September 2021 until 31 March 2024. Judith Batchelar and Robert Gould’s appointments will run from 30 September 2021 to 31 March 2025.

All appointments are made on merit and in accordance with the Governance Code on Public Appointments. There is a requirement for political activity (if significant) to be declared. Judith Batchelar, John Lelliott and Dame Caroline Mason have not taken part in any significant political activity in the past five years. Robert Gould has declared that he was the Conservative Leader of Dorset County Council until May 2017 and member of West Dorset District Council until May 2019.

Date: 22/10/2021

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