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Committees

ICE East Midland's various committees and panels bring together like-minded people and give members the opportunity to increase their knowledge, get advice, and raise the profile and standard of civil engineering.

Regional committees and branches

The region is made up of the East Midlands Regional Committee, Branch Committees and the East Midlands Graduates and Students Committee. Committee members are volunteers and come from a range of backgrounds within the civil engineering profession. Find out more about the committees and groups, including who's involved and how you can get in touch.

The East Midlands Regional Committee is made up of volunteers from all of its branches, special interest groups and sections. It sets the direction for ICE in the East Midlands and carries out the ICE business plan.

If you've got a question for the committee, please feel free to contact the chair: James Kirkham

Name Position
Greg Cunningham Nottingham, Leicester and Derby Branch Chair
James Kirkham Regional Chair and Chair of the Regional Education & Inspiration Committee
Ian Nicholson Senior Vice Chair
Gráinne Murray Honorary Secretary
Alex Gibson Honorary Treasurer
Jo Barnett Regional Director
Mike Barnett North Nottinghamshire and North Derbyshire Branch Chair
Daniel Anderson Lincolnshire Branch Chair
Crispin Oakman East Midlands Geotechnical Group Chair
Josh Lowe Early Careers Network Chair
Kyle Clough Co-opted (Council VP Membership)
William Kemp Co-opted (Ex Council VP)
Edward Bingham ICE Council Member - East Midlands
Hayley Jackson Committee Member and FIR Rep
Steve Balliston Technician Council Member
Andy Warrington Committee Member
Gibson Bhunu Committee Member

The Lincolnshire Branch Committee organises a programme of local events, activities and meetings to support ICE members in their area.

They promote the work of civil engineers to schools, the media and the public, and advise policy makers in the region on civil engineering issues. They represent their members on the regional ICE committees and provide access to professional training and qualifications.

If you've got a question for the committee, please feel free to contact the chair: Daniel Anderson

Name Position
Daniel Anderson Chair
Adam Round Immediate Past Chair
Samantha Wells Honorary Secretary
Alex Gibson Events Co-ordinator

The North Nottinghamshire and North Derbyshire Branch Committee organises a programme of local events, activities and meetings to support ICE members in their area.

They promote the work of civil engineers to schools, the media and the public and advise policymakers in the region on civil engineering issues. They represent their members on the regional ICE committees and provide access to professional training and qualifications.

If you've got a question for the committee, please feel free to contact the chair: Mike Barnett

Name Position
Mike Barnett Chair
Toni Wilson-Sturch Vice Chair
Caroline Ibbotson Immediate Past Chair
Robert Biggs Secretary
Edward Bingham ICE Council Member - East Midlands
William Kemp

The Nottingham, Leicester and Derby Branch Committee organises a programme of local events, activities and meetings to support ICE members in their area.

They promote the work of civil engineers to schools, the media and the public and advise policy makers in the region on civil engineering issues. They represent their members on the regional ICE committees and provide access to professional training and qualifications.

If you've got a question for the committee, please feel free to contact the chair: Greg Cunningham 

Name Position
Greg Cunningham Chair
Ben McGrath Senior Vice Chair
Bonar Michael Honorary Secretary
Jonathan McGuinness Past Chair
Andy Warrington Corporate 1

The Early Careers Network organises meetings, lectures, site visits and social events for graduates and students. It works with the region’s universities to raise the profile of the profession and to encourage and support members in getting professional qualifications.

If you've got a question for the committee, please feel free to contact: ICE East Midlands

Name Position
Josh Lowe Chair
Alex Romankiw Vice Chair
Tanya Donkin Past Chair
Paul Ghattaora Vice Chair/Communication Task Programme Secretary
Latasha Jackson Committee Secretary
Corina Avram Social Media Secretary
Hisham Shahid Treasurer

Other members: Cayden Tan (Chin Wei), Giannis Lanaras, Hannah Adekunle, Nipun Dias, Shabbir Mohammad

Special interest groups

ICE East Midlands has a number of special interest groups which focus on a range of areas of interest for its members. If you would like to get involved in one of these groups, then please contact the relevant chairperson.

The committee provides a focal point for geotechnical interests in the East Midlands, and organises events which offer professional development opportunities to civil engineers in the region.

If you've got a question for the committee, please feel free to contact: ICE East Midlands

Name Position
Crispin Oakman Chair
Alec Marshall Secretary
Jamie Rushton Treasurer
Charlie Heron

The aim of the partnership is to bring together key stakeholders from a range of sectors to enable and improve cross-sector infrastructure planning in the region – as well as offer a forum for sharing knowledge, insights and building relationships.

If you've got a question for the committee, please feel free to contact: ICE East Midlands

Name Position
Adrian Coy FICE Chair
Kyle Clough Vice Chair
Jo Barnett Secretariat

The Education and Inspiration Committee works to encourage young people to pursue a career in civil engineering. Its ICE Ambassadors organise exciting and engaging events in schools and colleges across the region, aiming to inspire the next generation of civil engineers.

If you've got a question for the committee, please feel free to contact: ICE East Midlands

Name Position
James Kirkham Chair
Peter Joyce
Will Hooper
Jonathan Simons
Karen Notman
Ben McGrath

The Sustainability Public Interest Network is committed to sharing knowledge and best practice in the field civil engineering across the East Midlands. It organises events to raise the profile of sustainability in projects and encourage the development of links between professionals in the industry.

If you've got a question for the committee, please feel free to contact: ICE East Midlands

Name Position
Ray Dickinson Chair

The Transport Public Interest Network is committed to sharing knowledge and best practice in the field civil engineering across the East Midlands. It organises events to raise the profile of transportation and encourage the development of links between professionals in the transport industry.

If you've got a question for the committee, please feel free to contact: ICE East Midlands

Name Position
Robert Armitage Chair

The Water Public Interest Network is committed to sharing knowledge and best practices in the field civil engineering across the East Midlands. It organises events to raise the profile of water supply and treatment and encourages the development of links between professionals in the water industry.

If you've got a question for the committee, please feel free to contact: ICE East Midlands

Name Position

The Panel for Historical Engineering Works (PHEW) aims to promote an understanding of our rich civil engineering heritage among civil engineers and the broader public.

The East Midlands PHEW group organises events about the lives of historical civil engineers, the history of civil engineering and civil engineering projects.

If you've got a question for the committee, please feel free to contact: ICE East Midlands

Name Position
Paul Sharratt Chair