Our people

Staff

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Richard Dilks

Chief Executive

Richard was previously transport programme director at the business group London First, where he led policy and advocacy across all transport modes and across services and infrastructure.

He was also a board member at the statutory transport watchdog London TravelWatch and has been a journalist and then a policy adviser at the consumer body Which? on a wide range of consumer markets including transport.

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Antonia Roberts

Deputy Chief Executive

Antonia was part of the team which set up CoMoUK's predecessor organisation Carplus and spent 10 years helping to nurture the newly emerging car club industry, developing the information programme and accreditation scheme amongst other projects.

Antonia re-joined the organisation in 2015 to set up the sister arm Bikeplus to support the development of bike share. For the intervening five years Antonia managed an Active Travel Project in Leeds for Sustrans.

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Rachael Murphy

Scotland Director

Rachael was director of the Community Transport Association in Scotland for three years, bringing amendments to the Transport Act, highlighting the role of community transport, and fostering key relationships with third sector, community and government bodies.

She is a trustee of Lothian Community Transport Services and a founding board member of the Scottish Rural and Islands Transport Community, and sits on the board for Aberdeen University’s Masters course: transport and intelligent mobility.

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Laura Wright

Project & Delivery Manager

Laura has 25 years’ experience in the third sector delivering strategic priorities including, large scale events, projects and initiatives.

She has a background in youth work and has spent many years working in partnership with environmental charities, producing resources and events for young people to raise awareness, increase knowledge and challenge behaviours all whilst having fun. Laura is a trustee for Volunteer Midlothian, supporting and encouraging volunteering in her local area.

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Mark Dowey

Senior Development Officer (Built Environment)

Mark is a Chartered Architect of twenty years’ experience across multiple sectors including transport, retail, education, housing and the public sector. He was a member of the architectural team that delivered the Scottish Parliament with EMBT/RMJM.

He recently undertook an M.Sc. in Environmental Management at the University of Stirling and was awarded a Merit. The Masters was a direct response to a need to develop a stronger understanding of the environmental issues we face and a way to progress his skillset to face these challenges.

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Hannah Box

Senior Development Officer (Communities)

Hannah moved to Scotland from the U.S. two years ago to study Environmental Management (Energy) at the University of Stirling. She was awarded a scholarship from Rotary International to pursue this degree and work with the Carse of Stirling Rotary Club in the Stirling community.

Her interest in community energy and transport led her to undertake a dissertation examining public understanding of low carbon district heat networks. She has previous experience working with community groups in her home state to address local environmental issues through community outreach and education.

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Harriet Cross

Senior Development Officer (Communities)

Harriet has been Campaign Officer for the national campaign Climate Week and the Sustainability Coordinator for Edinburgh College, followed by a more community development focussed role in running a Climate Challenge Fund project on behalf of the Himalayan Centre for Arts and Culture.

She is also a Director for the Scottish Communities Climate Action Network.

Harriet is currently on maternity leave.

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Matthew Ledbury

Senior Policy and Advocacy Officer

Matthew has represented the rail sector in Brussels as the senior environmental adviser for the Community of European Railway and Infrastructure Companies. He has also worked as a journalist, including a period as the deputy editor of Local Transport Today magazine.

He holds a master’s degree in Environmental Change and Management, for which he undertook a study on the environmental benefits of car clubs.

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Hannah Bardett

Project and Research Officer

Hannah was formerly the Research Officer at Development Trusts Association Scotland where she lead on multiple research projects including an evaluation of a Local Transport Solutions pilot involving island, rural and urban communities across Scotland.

Hannah graduated from the University of Glasgow in Business and Management & Social and Public Policy (Joint Hons) and has a particular interest in social statics and behavioural change.

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Ross Miller

Shared Transport and Rail Integration Officer

Ross trained at Strathclyde University and brings 9 years’ experience working in the transport sector. He has supported active travel strategies and technical design guidance; influenced public transport policy changes; and designed and delivered rural pathways across Scotland.

Ross is dedicated to improving the integration of shared transport with rail journeys, enabling more seamless and attractive travel options that reduce Scotland’s private car miles.

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Dave Sage

Communication and Design Manager

Dave is a founder of Reading Bicycle Kitchen, a community bike project that built on his enthusiasm for bike maintenance. He was also a board member and then general manager of the social enterprise Velocity Café and Bicycle Workshop.

He has also worked in the field of design for a decade, first as a software designer and then as a teacher of design, whilst also designing and building several websites for clients.

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Gill Brown

Information Manager

Gill has worked in engineering since graduating from UMIST with a degree in Electronics. She brings with her from this time, skills in data admin and organisation to her work at CoMoUK.

Alongside her professional development, she has also been involved with local sustainability and community groups offering her time, experience and skills.

Board of Trustees

Matthew Clark

Chair of the Board
Vice Chair of the Board
Associate, Steer
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Kate Gifford

Chair of the Board
Vice Chair of the Board
Vice Chair, Head of Future Mobility, WYCA
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Adam Toone

Chair of the Board
Vice Chair of the Board
Digital & Commercial Platforms Director, Arriva
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Ally McInroy

Chair of the Board
Vice Chair of the Board
Senior Project Manager, Technology Scotland
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Georgia Yexley

Chair of the Board
Vice Chair of the Board
General Manager UKI, Tier Mobility
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Joseph Seal Driver

Chair of the Board
Vice Chair of the Board
Global Sales Director, Blacklane
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Mark Hodgson

Chair of the Board
Vice Chair of the Board
Managing Director, Co Cars and Co Bikes
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Martin Hill

Chair of the Board
Vice Chair of the Board
Workday Change Consultant
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