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Mr J Walker

Mr J Walker

A former civil servant, Jeremy Walker was Regional Director of the Government Office for Yorkshire and the Humber from 1994 to 1999 and Chief Executive of North Yorkshire County Council from 1999 to 2005. He is a Board Member of the Environment Agency where he leads in a non-executive role on Flood and Coastal Risk Mangament in England. He has a strong interest in environmental matters and chairs the regional climate change partnership and the Slowing the Flow Partnership Board in Pickering, having previously been chair of the Regional Flood Defence Committee and the Forestry Commission's Regional Advisory Committee for Yorkshire.

Jeremy has lived in south west of the Park since 2003, not far from Sutton Bank. He is married with three grown up children and eight granchildren, who love to visit the Park. Other main interests include walking, gardening and working in the local community.

Favourite Place in the National Park

The coast north from Sandsend

Committee Membership 

National Park Management Plan Implementation Group

Development Plan Working Group

Finance, Risk, Audit and Standards Committee

Urgency Committee

Management Plan Working Group

Personnel Appeals Panel

Western Area Parish Forum

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Register of Interests