Dorset Search and Rescue's 2020 Management Committee

Chair


Tom Bryant, current Chairman

Chairman - Tom Bryant

Tom has been a member of Dorset Search & Rescue since 2013. He is a qualified Lowland Rescue Team Leader and Lowland Rescue Search Manager. Tom has been PR Officer and, most recently, was elected to the Chairman position at the 2019 AGM.

Paull Charlotte, current Deputy Chairman

Deputy Chairman - Charlotte Paull

Charlotte joined Dorset Search & Rescue in 2018. She is a qualified Lowland Rescue Search Technician and also DorSAR's New Recruit Coordinator. Charlotte was voted into the Deputy Chairman position during the 2020 AGM.

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Secretary


Matt Wright Current Secretary

Secretary - Matt Wright

Matt has been a member of Dorset Search & Rescue since 2017. He is a qualified Lowland Rescue Search Technician Matt was voted into the Secretary position during the 2019 AGM.

Paul Shelton, current Deputy Secretary

Deputy Secretary - Paul Shelton

Paul joined Dorset Search & Rescue in 2019. He is a qualified Lowland Rescue Search Technician. Paul was voted into the Deputy Secretary position during the 2020 AGM.

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Membership Secretary


Chris Ramsey Current Membership Secretary

Membership Secretary - Chris Ramsey

Chris has been a member of Dorset Search & Rescue since 2015. He is a qualified Lowland Rescue Search Manager, Swift Water Rescue Technician and Lowland Rescue First Responder. Chris was elected to the Membership Secretary position at the 2017 AGM.

Morgan Matthews Current Deputy Membership Secretary

Deputy Membership Secretary - Morgan Matthews

Morgan has been a member of Dorset Search & Rescue since 2017. He is a qualified Lowland Rescue Search Technician and is also an amateur radio enthusiast. Morgan was elected to the position of Deputy Membership Secretary at the 2019 AGM.

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Treasurer


Ian McGowan, current Treasurer

Treasurer - Ian McGowan

Ian is one of Dorset Search & Rescue's founder members and has been in the organisation since 2004. He is a qualified Lowland Rescue Team Leader and Swift Water Rescue Technician. Ian was voted into the Treasurer position at the 2018 AGM.

David Walker, current Deputy Treasurer

Deputy Treasurer - David Walker

David joined Dorset Search & Rescue in 2019. He is a qualified Lowland Rescue Search Technician. David was voted into the Deputy Treasurer position during the 2020 AGM.

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Operations


Paul Turle, current Operations Lead

Operations Lead - Paul Turle

Paul has been a member of Dorset Search & Rescue since 2017. He is a qualified Lowland Rescue Search Technician and Lowland Rescue First Responder. Paul was voted into the Operations Coordinator position at the 2019 AGM and has since stepped up to Operations Lead mid-2019 when the original post-holder retired, his Operations Lead Position was ratified at the 2020 AGM.

Dan Smith, current Deputy Operations Lead

Deputy Operations Lead - Dan Smith

Dan joined Dorset Search & Rescue in 2019. He is a qualified Lowland Rescue Search Technician. Dan was voted into the Deputy Treasurer position during the 2020 AGM.

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Search Lead


Trevor Antell, current Search Lead

Search Lead - Trevor Antell

Trevor is one of Dorset Search & Rescue's founder members and has been in the organisation since 2004. He is a qualified Lowland Rescue Team Leader, Lowland Rescue Search Manager and Lowland Rescue First Responder. Trevor has held many positions within the organisation, including Ops Officer, Chairman and Deputy Chairman but, more recently, was elected to the position Search Lead at the 2019 AGM.

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Fundraising & Marketing


Paul Martin, current Fundraising and Marketing Lead

Fundraising and Marketing Lead - Paul Martin

Paul has been a member of Dorset Search & Rescue since 2015. He is a qualified Lowland Rescue Search Technician. Paul was voted into the Fundraising and Marketing Lead position at the 2018 AGM.

Rachel Martin, current Deputy Fundraising and Marketing Lead

Deputy Fundraising and Marketing Lead - Rachel Martin

Rachel has been a member of Dorset Search & Rescue since 2019. She is one of our non-operational support members. Rachel stepped into the Deputy Fundraising Lead role mid-2019 her Deputy Fundraising and Marketing Lead position was ratified at the 2020 AGM

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Members Rep


Martin Adams, current Members Representative

Members Representative - Martin Adams

Martin joined Dorset Search & Rescue in 2016. He is a qualified Lowland Rescue Search Technician. Martin was voted into the Members Representative position during the 2019 AGM.

Vacant, current Deputy Members Rep

Deputy Members Representative
Vacant

This position is currently vacant.

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Additional Trustee


Dave Wraight, current Additional Trustee

Additional Trustee - Dave Wraight

Dave was one of the founder members of Dorset Search & Rescue, joining back in 2004. He has since stepped away from operational duties, having previously been a qualified Search Manager and Team Leader, but remains with the organisation as a support member and as our additional trustee.