TVNP Staff

Timothy Crawshaw

Independant Chair of Tees Valley Nature Partnership, Timothy works as an International Planning and Development Consultant and is the President of the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI). His role as Chair is to provide leadership and direction to TVNP, he is also responsible for leading the Steering Group and ensuring it maintains its focus to steer TVNP in the right direction. He has worked on projects for the UN Development Programme in the fields of Energy, Climate Change and Green Urban Development. His interests include integrated urban planning approaches, innovative financing models and ecosystem services as a response to climate change, and in support of health and wellbeing. You can find out more about Timothy from his website.



Chloe Wainwright

As Manager of the Tees Valley Nature Partnership, Chloe’s responsibilities include overseeing partnership operations and collaborating closely with stakeholders to conserve Tees Valley’s natural heritage for the benefit of its people, wildlife, and economy. With a bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science, a master’s in Biodiversity & Conservation, and a fervent dedication to ecological awareness, she is committed to driving positive change and fostering collaboration toward nature recovery. Her extensive experience in community engagement further equips her to effectively involve local residents, government, and organisations in the partnership’s conservation efforts.