The Rees Jeffreys Road Fund Trustees have a wide range of knowledge, a breadth of experience and a network of connections relating to the road and transport industries.
Find out more about each one of our Trustees below.
BSc CEng FICE FCIHT MCMI DipTE
David has over 40 years experience in the highways, transportation and environment sectors. He retired in 2018 as Managing Director Highways for MottMacDonald, this following senior appointments in both the private and public sectors. David is a former President of the Chartered institution of Highways and Transportation.
Ginny ClarkVice Chair
CBE FREng FCIHT FIHE MICE
Ginny has had a long career in the roads sector including Chief Highway Engineer and Strategy Director at Highways England. She joined the Rees Jeffreys Road Fund as a Trustee in 2016 and is a member of the CIHT and the Royal Academy of Engineering.
Professor Glenn Lyons BEng (Hons)
PHD FCIHT MTPS TPP
Glenn Lyons is the Mott MacDonald Professor of Future Mobility at the University of West of England, Bristol, UK. Spanning between academia and practice, he specialises in addressing transport sector developments in the context of ongoing and uncertain social and technological change. He has helped bring forward the ‘decide and provide’ transport planning paradigm.
CB FCILT FCIHT
Steve Gooding is the Director of the RAC Foundation, a charity created by the Royal Automobile Club to commission and disseminate motoring-related research. Previously Steve’s long civil service career encompassed many transport-related roles.
Steve is a fellow of the CILT and the CIHT and a regular columnist in Highways magazine.
Hilary is currently Chief Executive at the South East Midlands Local Enterprise Partnership.
She was Director of Strategy at the Highways Agency from 2001 to 2007. Prior to that she worked as a civil servant in the areas of housing, local government finance and transport after graduating from the University of Manchester with an MA in Economics.
BSc FIET FCIHT
Andy has 35 years’ experience in using new roads technology. He was a director level at AECOM and now leads White Willow Consulting, specialising in connected vehicles and traffic data. He chairs the ITS-UK Connected Vehicles Forum and won their Award for outstanding personal contribution, and is a member of the IET Transport Panel.
OBE FCLIT FCIHT
Leon has over 40 years in the private and public sector nearly all of which was in transport. Most recently he was Managing Director Surface Transport at Transport for London and now advises governments, authorities and companies. He is on the Government’s Net Zero Transport Board, chairs the Highways Sector Council and is a trustee of several charities.
Dr Suzy Charman
Suzy has worked in road safety for 17 years and is the Executive Director of the Road Safety Foundation. Suzy has broad road safety expertise having led research and policy across all areas of road safety but has a strong specialism in proactive risk management and infrastructure safety.