Centre Manager - Natalie Harmsworth
Natalie joined the team in November 2010 as Data Coordinator for the Lothians Local Biodiversity Sites Project, before moving on to the post of Ecologist in July 2011. In April
2019 Natalie was appointed Acting Centre Manager. Following TWIC's restructuring, Natalie was appointed Centre Manager from 3 May 2021.
Natalie graduated from Aberystwyth University with a BSc (Hons) in Environmental Science and MSc (Hons) in Managing the Environment (Habitat Restoration and Conservation).
Prior to working for TWIC, Natalie gained ecological surveying and data experience with the Somerset Environmental Records Centre (SERC) and as a contract ecologist with the Somerset Wildlife Trust.
At TWIC, Natalie has overall responsibility for the management and development of the record centre and management of staff and volunteers. She has the lead role in liaison with customers,
development of policies and work programmes and promotion of TWIC. Natalie has overall responsibility for finances in association with the Business Administrator. She is also responsible for the provision of ecological expertise,
including managing the Local Biodiversity Sites systems for Local Authorities; data acquisition and verification; working with and supporting recorders; undertaking surveys; and organising excursions and events.
Natalie is the first port of call if you would like to discuss TWIC data services, data sharing or are interested in volunteering with TWIC.
Contact Natalie by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone on 07818 237795.