Exmoor Tourism

Who's who

President: Mr William Theed

Vice President: Antony Brunt


Exmoor Tourism have two part time (self employed) contractors.

  • Administrator (for all general organisational enquires, membership etc). secretary@exmoor.com 
  • Bryan Cath, Web and Festivals Manager (for technical queries regarding the Visit Exmoor website and the Exmoor Walking and Coast Festivals). webmaster@exmoor.com

Executive Committee (board) members, March 2015

Committee members are elected from the organisation members annually in addition to 1 member each being co-opted from West Somerset Council and Exmoor National Park Authority.

  • Chairman - (position vacant for 2016, see more details here)
  • Vice Chairman - Andy Parsons - South West Lakes
  • Honorary Secretary - Keith Vingoe, Lynton and Barnstaple Railway
  • Honorary Treasurer (position vacant, see more details here)
  • Administrator
  • Penny Webber, Hindon Farm, Bratton, Minehead
  • Rick Bond, My Favourite Holiday Cottages, Barnstaple
  • Karen Mills, West Somerset Council
  • Eric Ley, Exmoor National Park Authority

If you are interested in joining the committee, then please read the information here. Please contact the Chairman if you are interested in any position, at chair@exmoor.com.


Advisors are staff from Local Authority organisations that support the work of Exmoor Tourism. They attend and participate  in committee meetings in an advisory capacity.

  • Dan James, Sustainable Economy Manager, Exmoor National Park Authority
  • Tim Braund, Head of Information and Communication, Exmoor National Park Authority
  • Robert Downes, Tourism Officer, Taunton Deane Borough Council and West Somerset Council
  • Nicki Maclean, Tourism & Economy Officer, Taunton Deane Borough Council and West Somerset Council

Marketing sub-committee

  • Bryan Leaker
  • Alex Forster
  • Rick Bond
  • Dan James
  • Robert Downes
  • Nicki Maclean

Membership sub-committee

  • Karen Mills
  • Penny Webber
  • Rick Bond