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Nick HollidayNick Holliday

Nick is an Environmental Scientist whose whole career has been the conservation of the countryside and helping everyone to enjoy it. He spent many years working for the former Countryside Commission, and Countryside Agency and finally as a Director with the Commission for Rural Communities. He served as a Secretary of State appointee on the Cotswolds Conservation Board since 2008 until 2018 , serving as Vice-Chair for 4 years, and has also served on Exmoor National Park Authority from 2009 until June 2020, where he also held the positions of Deputy Chairman and Chair of Planning during his tenure. 

Nick believes the future of the AONBs lies in developing the AONB brand, celebrating its diversity and distinctiveness and delivering unique projects for the benefit of the whole of society.

Nick was appointed to the Board in 2013 and sits on the Business Planning subgroup.