Meet The Team ( 2019-2020)

Ivor Clark - Chairperson

 Former Clinical Perfusionist and Lecturer in Applied Sciences. Now a researcher in Marine Exobiology having studied the wild dolphin population off the Northumberland coastline since 2007.

Sophie Kadir - Secretary

 Sales Advisor/Specialist in Mobile Telecoms and a keen Wildlife Photographer.  Marine Mammal Medic.

Hannah Lightley

Marine Biologist and Marine Mammal Medic

Marc Johnson - Adviser

Funding adviser and Community Organisation specialist with Northumberland CVA.


 Mark Facey  - Registrar


A retired IT and project management specialist with a general interest in wildlife.

Alice Wheeler - Student Representative

Marine Zoology graduate (2019) of Newcastle University with a specific interest in marine mammals.

Nicola Everitt - Adviser

A post graduate qualified teacher in Marine Biology now studying for a PhD and manages her own Rockpool School for children aged 2-12 years old.

Moira Redhead - Facebook Administrator


Manages our main Facebook Group and has a specific interest in dolphins.