Carymoor Environmental Trust

Our Staff

We have a small dedicated staff team at Carymoor. Our Education Team works with school groups of all ages, both on site at Carymoor, and in schools across Somerset and the wider region.


Our Conservation Team work with community groups and volunteers and oversee the restoration and management of our nature reserve.


Our regular team of volunteers play a vital role in all of our work, assisting with school groups, practical conservation and wildlife monitoring.


We have a board of nine trustees who support the management of the charity and help us focus on our strategic development.



Rupert Farthing - Chief Executive

Gill Lanyon - Finance Manager

Graham Jennings - Site Manager
Karen Boswell - Education Manager
Beth Coleman - Education Officer
Gary Hunt - Education Officer
Neil Gemmell - Community Ranger
Natalie Ferris - Education Trainee
Katie Wilson - Administration and Marketing Officer


We're always on the look out for people with time to spare!

Whether that's the odd hour, a regular day or even a longer work experience placement, your time is very valuable to us. Our growing team of volunteers makes a vital contribution both at the centre and at events across the county.