John Blashford SnellColonel John Blashford-Snell – Hon President

A former Royal Engineer, John is a legendary explorer, having led over 100 expeditions to remote corners of the globe. He also set up and led Operations Drake and Raleigh and is President of the Scientific Exploration Society. John leads a number of our projects in the field.

 

Fiona JefferyFiona Jeffery OBE – Founder & Chairman

When Fiona was the the Chairman of World Travel Market (WTM), she Just a Drop as a way to encourage travel and tourism companies to give something back to the world in which the industry operated. She also established World Responsible Tourism Day at WTM.

 

 

Chris HaworthChris Haworth – Treasurer

Following an early forces background with the Royal Engineers, Chris completed a Cranfield MBA. He then spent several years in business finance and accounting consultancy roles, before joining Coopers & Lybrand and then PWC. He has a particular interest in charity work in underdeveloped countries.

 

JaneJane Larcombe

Jane has over 20 years experience in national and international public relations. She set up Jane Larcombe Communications in 1998 and her PR expertise is vital to raising awareness of Just a Drop and the desperate need for safer water in many parts of the world.

 

Staff_Trustee_Liv OrtonLiv Orton

Liv is a senior PR practitioner with over 14 years experience working for some of the world’s most high profile brands.  She specialises in helping organisations engage and communicate with multiple stakeholders.  She joined Just a Drop in 2013.

 

Mike RColonel Mike Reynolds

Mike has worked on all seven continents and is now a Fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers and of the Institution of Plant Engineers. He developed an interest in water whilst serving with the Brigade of Ghurkhas, during a trip to Nepal. He gets enormous satisfaction from his voluntary work and helping to change the lives of disadvantaged people.

 

Peter WatsonPeter Watson

Peter is the Managing Partner of Simpson Millar LLP, overseeing all aspects of the legal firm’s day to day management. He has recently written a chapter entitled ‘The Structuring of Law Firms after the Legal Services Act 2007′ for the 2nd edition of the Practice Management Handbook published by the Law Society.