President, Royal Society of Biology Representative
Professor Jane Lewis
Shetland College
Shetland, UK

Dr. Nicky J.D. Slee
Essex, UK

Ordinary Member, Secretary
Francis Bunker
Pembrokeshire, UK

Membership Secretary
Dr Hilary Redden
Aberdeen, UK

Joint Editor in Chief European Journal of Phycology, BPS Natural History Museum Representative
Professor Juliet Brodie
The Natural History Museum
London, UK

Joint Editor in Chief European Journal of Phycology
Professor Christine Maggs
Peterborough, UK

Editor in Chief Applied Phycology
Professor John Beardall
Monash University
Melbourne, Australia

Immediate Past President, Chair of Awards and Training Committee
Professor Jason Hall-Spencer
University of Plymouth
Plymouth, UK

Student Representative(s)
Hannah Thomas
Reading University

Dr Andrew Davies
University of Rhode Island
Rhode Island, USA

FEMS Representative on Council
Dr Anne Jungblut
Natural History Museum
London, UK

FEPS Representative on Council
Professor Geoffrey Codd
University of Dundee
Dundee, UK

Overseas Vice President
Professor Line LeGall
National Museum of Natural History
Paris, FR

Editor of The Phycologist
Dr. Amanda Burson
British Antarctic Survey
Cambridge, UK

President Elect
Professor Saul Purton
University College London
London, UK

Ordinary Members

Professor Pippa Moore
Newcastle University
Newcastle, UK

Dr Suzanne McGowan
Netherlands Institute of Ecology
Wageningen, NL

Dr Jo Wilbraham
Natural History Museum
London, UK

Dr Jessica Adams
Aberystwyth University
Aberystwyth, UK

Esther Hughes,
Natural England
Truro, UK

Co-opted members

Dr Mahasweta Saha
Plymouth Marine Laboratory
Plymouth, UK

Dr John Griffin
Swansea University,
Swansea, UK

Co-opted Chairs of Committees

Chair of Algal Outreach Committee
Dr Martyn Kelly
Bowburn Consultancy
Durham, UK

Chair of Biodiversity and Conservation Committee
Professor Martin Wilkinson
Heriot Watt University
Edinburgh, UK

Chair of Algal Applications Committee
Dr Gill Malin
University of East Anglia
Norwich, UK