Strategic Advisory board

Our Strategic Advisory Board consists of SSA Directors alongside experts from science, business, campaigning, economics and farming.  They contribute their varied knowledge and perspectives on soils and soil health by providing strategic input and guidance into our activities with specific focus on the three workstreams and other key initiatives (e.g. step-change soils conference).  


  • Andrew Voysey, University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership 

  • Chris Collins, Soil Security Programme

  • Charlie Curtis, G’s Growers      

  • John Cherry, Groundswell

  • Sue Pritchard, RSA Food, Farming & Countryside Commission

  • Charlotte Russell, Eden Project

  • Soil Association             

  • Stephanie Draper, Forum for the Future     

  • Vicki Hird, Sustain

  • Elizabeth Stockdale, NIAB

  • Stephen Briggs, Innovations for Agriculture