Executive Committee

SDLAG Launch 17-9-2015

The Executive Committee is a sub-group of the LAG and meets regularly to approve projects and monitor the governance and performance of the programme.

Members represent the three sectors identified by the LEADER approach – public, private and civil society, sharing their knowledge and experience of our priority areas and location. Six members of the Local Action Group are elected to the Executive Committee.

Current Members of the committee also represent the geography of the LAG area and the priority areas for funding:

LAG Member – Christopher Lees, Chair of the LAG
LAG Member – Michael Dower, Vice-Chair of the LAG
LAG Member – Colin Morgan
LAG Member – Chris Slade
LAG Member – Barbara Laurie
LAG Member – Vacancy
Rural Tourism – Dorset Tourism Association
Rural Services – Paul Everall, West Dorset Partnership
Rural Services – Cllr Alan Thacker, Dorset Association of Parish and Town Councils
Environment and land based sectors – Tom Munro with Ian Rees, Dorset Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
Farming – Louise Stratton, NFU with Will Hyde, Secretary Dorset County Show
Food and Drink – Tom Amery
Rural Business – Julian Wright with Dawn Leader, Dorset Growth Hub
Dorset Council – TBC