Committees

The following subcommittees are tasked with assisting in the management of specific areas of the Society’s business:

  • Publications
  • Finance
  • Research
  • Policy
  • Library and Collections
  • Morris
  • Kelmscott

Terms of Reference

You can download and read our Committee Terms of Reference.

Meetings Schedule

You can see our meeting schedule here.

Committee Membership

Publications

Members:

  • Paul Drury, MRICS, IHBC (President)
  • Stephen Dunmore, OBE, BA (Treasurer)
  • Chris Scull, MA (Director), Chair
  • Heather Sebire, PhD, MCiFA, FSAScot (Hon Secretary)
  • Adrian Ailes, BA, MA
  • Samantha Lucy, PhD

In attendance:

  • John Lewis, BSc (General Secretary)
  • Lavinia Porter, BA (Publications Manager)
  • Adrian James (Reviews Editor, Antiquaries Journal)

Finance

Members:

  • Paul Drury, MRICS, IHBC (President)
  • Stephen Dunmore, OBE, BA (Treasurer)
  • Chris Scull, MA (Director), Chair
  • Heather Sebire, PhD, MCiFA, FSAScot (Hon Secretary)
  • Richard Champion
  • Stephen Greep, BA, PhD, AMA
  • Andrew Murison, MA, MBA
  • Stephen Priddy
  • Colin Lafferty-Smith, BA, ACA, CTA
  • Jon Penny, BA, ACA
  • Nick Allaway

In attendance:

  • John Lewis, BSc (General Secretary)
  • Jerry Gweme (Head of Finance and Operations)
  • Ruadhri Duncan (Director of Sarasin & Partners LLP)

Research

Members:

  • Paul Drury, MRICS IHBC (President)
  • Stephen Dunmore, OBE BA (Treasurer)
  • Chris Scull, MA (Director), Chair
  • Heather Sebire, PhD FSAScot (Hon Secretary)
  • Geoff Bailey, MA PhD
  • Joanna  Brück, MA PhD
  • Maria Hayward, PhD
  • Gordon Higgott, BA MA PhD
  • Adrian Olivier, BA PhD
  • Rosemary Sweet, MA DPhil

In attendance:

  • John Lewis, BSc (General Secretary)
  • Danielle Wilson Higgins, BA, MA (Communications Manager)
  • Linda Grant, PhD (Governance Officer)

Policy

Members:

  • Paul Drury, MRICS IHBC (President)
  • Stephen Dunmore, OBE BA (Treasurer) Chair
  • Chris Scull, MA (Director)
  • Heather Sebire, PhD MCiFA FSAScot (Hon Secretary)
  • Stewart Bryant, BSc MA PhD MIfA
  • John Cattell, BA MA (Hons) MA IHBC
  • Helen Forde, PhD
  • Gillian Hey, BA PhD MIfA
  • John Hines, BA MA DPhil
  • Stephen Johnson, MA DPhil
  • Barney Sloane, BA

In attendance:

  • John Lewis, BSc (General Secretary)

Click here for a list of policy consultation responses or statements on public policy.

Library and Collections

Members:

  • Paul Drury, MRICS IHBC (President)
  • Stephen Dunmore, OBE BA (Treasurer)
  • Chris Scull, MA (Director)
  • Heather Sebire, PhD MCiFA FSAScot (Hon Secretary), Chair
  • Elizabeth Hallam-Smith, CB, PhD, FRHistS, FRSA (VP)
  • Peter Cormack, MBE MA (Hon Curator Kelmscott Manor)
  • Emma Carver, MPhil, FSAScot
  • Elizabeth New, BA MA PhD
  • Matthew Payne, MA
  • David Pearson, MA, PhD
  • Holly Trusted, MA PhD

In attendance:

  • John Lewis, BSc (General Secretary)
  • Dunia Garcia-Ontiveros, BA  (Head of Library & Museum Collections)
  • Kate Bagnall, BA (Museum Collections Manager)
  • Kathy Haslam, PhD (Heritage Manager, Kelmscott Manor)

Morris

Members:

  • Paul Drury, MRICS, IHBC (President)
  • Stephen Dunmore, OBE BA (Treasurer)
  • Chris Scull, MA (Director), Chair
  • Heather Sebire, PhD MCiFA FSAScot (Hon Secretary)
  • Sarah Brown, MA FRHistS
  • Jonathan Goodchild, BA LLM FCIS ARCO IHBC
  • David Knight, PhD
  • Linda Monckton, BA MSc PhD
  • Lesley Milner, PhD

In attendance:

  • John Lewis, BSc (General Secretary)

Kelmscott

Members:

  • Paul Drury, MRICS IHBC (President)
  • Stephen Dunmore, OBE BA (Treasurer)
  • Chris Scull, MA (Director)
  • Heather Sebire, PhD MCiFA FSAScot (Hon Secretary), Chair
  • Peter Cormack, MBE MA (Hon Curator)
  • Gavin Henderson
  • Gillian Hey, BA PhD MIfA
  • Martin Levy
  • John Maddison, BA PhD
  • Nigel Sunter, BArch

In attendance:

  • John Lewis, BSc (General Secretary)
  • Gavin Williams (Property Manager)
  • Dunia Garcia-Ontiveros, BA (Head of Library & Museum Collections)
  • Jerry Gweme (Head of Finance and Operations)

If you have questions about governance or Fellowship, please email [email protected].