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.

Clare Watters

Clare has been working in the environmental sector for over 10 years, after taking an MSc in Architecture: Energy Efficiency and the Environment. Clare has worked predominantly for environmental charities and has focused mainly on supporting businesses to become more sustainable, as well as working for Waterwise, supporting the construction of water-efficient housing.

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%.

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.

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.