Our people


Cambridge Carbon Footprint’s trustees jointly steer the charity’s strategy and policy. Most of us have other CCF roles, depending on our skills, interests and availability.

Bev Sedley

Bev became a trustee in 2009. Bev is now retired, having worked with local mental health charity Lifecraft for 14 years, as co-founder, Chair, and Manager. She is also the co-founder and the current Chair of Cambridge Sustainable Food.

Tom Bragg

Tom found Carbon Conversations so engaging in 2007 that he wanted to do more with CCF. A retired engineer, he's part of CCF's Management team. He’s particularly active in CCF's Open Eco Homes and thermal imaging projects. and really likes working with people with similar aims in working to minimise climate change and is dire effects.

William McVey


William has been involved with CCF as an Open Eco Homes host. He's now retired following many years working as an accountant in the not-for-profit sector. He spent 13 years as the accountant at Darwin College in the University of Cambridge.

Libby Peachey

Libby joined CCF as a trustee in 2019. She has worked in research administration at the University for several years. She has been involved in the planning and management of several research projects with an environmental focus and recently completed an environmental studies programme with the Open University.

Nicole Dang

Nicole became a Trustee in 2019. Having spent a decade in the legal sector as a linguist, Nicole recently re-trained as a Research Psychologist. She is a keen Eco-Minimalist & completed a whole-house retrofit on her own home in 2016, thereby reducing her home energy use by an estimated 70%.

Shaun Lindsay

Shaun became involved with CCF in 2017 by becoming an Eco Home host having retrofitted his whole home and now saving about 11Mw of energy a year. Originally an engineer and having worked in the technology industry for over 35 years, primarily working with University IT systems. He now works for a local housing charity and is keen to combine his skills and knowledge to help others further through CCF.

Our Staff

The Cambridge Carbon Footprint staff are responsible for the day-to-day running of the charity.

Nicole Barton

Volunteer and Events Organiser

Nicole Barton joined Cambridge Carbon Footprint in January 2014. Nicole has significant experience working in the not for profit sector engaging volunteers and supporters and organising events both big and small.

Sandy Skelton

Operational Support Officer & Cambridgeshire Repair Cafe Network Co-ordinator

Sandy has an academic background looking at demand-side responses to climate change. She joined CCF in 2022, and is enjoying getting stuck in to the practical aspects of living more sustainably in Cambridge.

Alana Sinclair


Alana Sinclair joined Cambridge Carbon Footprint in November 2012 having already volunteered in the CCF office. Before moving to Cambridge she worked with Waste Watch engaging the public in food waste recycling, and studied a Masters of Sustainability in her native Australia.