The Team

The Tame Valley Wetlands team are employed by Warwickshire Wildlife Trust, funded by our project work.

We are based at Hams Hall Environmental Studies Centre.

The Tame Valley Wetlands’ team would love to hear from you – please get in touch!

What we all do…

Ian Wykes – Development Manager

Ian manages the Tame Valley Wetlands team, working closely with the Partnership Board to help deliver projects which benefit the environment and people across Tame Valley.

Andrew Apanasionok – Water and Habitat Specialist Officer


Andrew co-ordinates projects aimed at river restoration, biodiversity improvements, habitat enhancement and flood management. 

Emily Reilly – Support and Education Officer

Emily assists with the planning and delivery of Tame Valley Wetlands projects and the Partnership’s outcomes, including developing bids for projects, organising budgets and running education sessions at Hams Hall.

Su Hartland Smith – Community and Volunteer Projects Officer

Su works with communities and volunteers to develop and deliver engagement projects across the Tame Valley Wetlands NIA. Su also delivers informal and formal accredited training in a range of conservation, environment and heritage skills.

Eddie Asbery – Practical Conservation and Training Specialist Officer

Eddie leads our volunteer group TameForce. TameForce carries out a variety of environmental and heritage tasks across the Tame Valley Wetlands NIA.