Staff Profiles
Senior Management Team

Senior Management Team

Individually each strategically leads the project work of their theme. As a team they bring this experience together to shape and lead the strategic vision for the organisation each member taking responsibility for an area of operational management.

Mike Brain

Chief Executive Officer

Having worked at Severn Wye for twelve years Mike has a real understanding of what makes Severn Wye tick. Since commencing as a Project Manager in 2004, Mike has invested so much in the organisation over the years and is keen to see its continued...

Rachel Brain

Head of Education and Training

Rachel is qualified as a teacher and as a Learning and Development professional. She works to ensure Severn Wye provides education about the importance, benefits and opportunities that come from being energy aware to as broader spectrum of people as...

Brian Canning

Head of Domestic Energy Services

Brian heads up the delivery of all our domestic programmes. He has 15 years' experience in leading innovative and outcome driven projects on sustainable energy, fuel poverty and resource efficiency. He is a progressive and creative leader who...

Dr Simone Lowthe-Thomas

Executive Officer, Wales

Sustainable development is at the heart of all Simone's work. With a background in ecology, environmental management, sustainable development and renewable energy, she has managed and delivered community projects for over 15 years. Simone is a...

Alison Patten

Head of Accounts & Administration

Alison oversees all finance and administration at Severn Wye and reports directly to the Board of Trustees on all financial matters. Alison's other responsibilities include reporting to Companies House and Charities Commission annually ensuring all...

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