UKVA Management Advisory Committee
Our Management Advisory Committee meets quarterly. Its members lead workstreams on specific development areas. These workstreams are being taken forward by working groups of co-opted members and work mainly through email and Skype, to keep costs down.
Current work streams are:
Chair: Peter Gladwin. Small producer, Nutbourne Vineyards, West Sussex
UKVA Chief Executive: Barry Lewis Barry also has a vineyard, Amber Valley Wines, Derbyshire
UKVA General Secretary: Jo Cowderoy. Jo was formerly co-ordinator of the WineSkills project.
Jane Awty: Small producer, Oatley Vineyard, Somerset. Leading on Member Comms and Services.
Dominic Buckwell: Law specialist. Leading on Regulation
Mark Harvey MD, Wines, Chapel Down Group. Leading on oenotourism.
Tony Milanowski, manages the Wineskills programme at Plumpton College. Leading on Training.
Tamara Roberts: Large producer, Ridgeview Estate, East Sussex English Wine Producers committee member. Leading on Export
Hattingley Valley Wines.
Leading on winemaking.
Geoff Taylor: Wine chemist, founded Corkwise, UK’s largest wine analyst, now part of Campden BRI. Leading on R&D.
Stephen Skelton MW: pioneer vinegrower, consultant viticulturist and English wine author. Leading on viticulture.
Bruce Tindale: Small producer, High Clandon Estate, Surrey. Chair of planning for the International Cool Climate Wine Symposium 2016
Julia Trustram-Eve: English Wine Producers Marketing Director. Leading on Marketing.