Two of the partnership’s greatest strengths are its diversity and that it is community led. There are representatives from many different walks of life including organisations and businesses within the public sector, private sector, voluntary sector, and our community.
The Zero Carbon Cumbria Partnership is currently chaired by:
David F Murphy (Associate Professor of Sustainability & Collaborative Leadership and Academic Lead of the Initiative for Leadership & Sustainability, University of Cumbria)
Tim Gale is the Zero Carbon Cumbria Partnership Manager, based at Cumberland Council.
Headteacher at Robert Ferguson School & NAHT
Councillor, Westmorland and Furness
Director of Public Health and Communities
The board supports the full partnership via the co-chairs and the sector working group chairs by:
Find out more in the Strategic Oversight Board’s Terms of Reference
There are around 80 organisations plus experts with specialist knowledge involved in the partnership, spanning many walks of life in Cumbria.
Land use consultant
Climate Adaptation Specialist
Independent chair of ZCC Partnership Strategic Oversight Board
Environmental education specialist
Contact the partnership manager to find out how you could take part