Our Directors

Introducing our senior management team

Our Senior Management Team

  • Sarah Robinson OBE

    Interim Chief Executive and Director of Conservation

    After studying engineering at Leicester University Sarah spent six years as a structural engineer in London, working on a number of historic buildings including Hampton Court Palace and Southwell Minster.

    In 1991 she won a scholarship with the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings and spent 9 months gaining hands-on experience of historic building repair and conservation. In 1995 Sarah joined us as a Conservation Manager and became Director of Conservation in 2003. In 2010 Sarah became Deputy Chief Executive.

    Sarah was awarded the OBE for services to Heritage in 2021.

    [email protected] | T. 0845 303 2760

  • Stuart Popple

    Director of Resources and Finance

    Stuart is the Director of Resources and Finance at The Churches Conservation Trust. As such he holds director-level responsibility for our finances and resources, including HR and IT.

    [email protected] | T. 0845 303 2760

  • Marian Carson

    Director of Operations

    The Director of Operations works with the regional teams to drive forward the strategy across the organisation.

    Marian’s previous work with the Diocese of Exeter’s 'Growing the Rural Church' programme saw her working on a seven year pilot project funded by The Church of England and working with 100 churches across Devon.

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