Chairman & Council

Our Chairman Rodney Lunn and Council

BPA Officers and Council – Term 2016-2018

The BPA Council is made up of representatives of the Association’s members. It meets four times a year and help set the direction and policy of the BPA’s work program

You can find biographies of all our officers and council members here



The Current BPA Chairman is Rodney Lunn, Chief Executive of Shoreham Port. 

  • Rodney Lunn, Shoreham Port – Chairman
  • Alec Don, Port of Milford Haven – Vice Chairman
  • Maurice Bullick - Belfast Harbour Commissioners - Treasurer 
  • Mark Simmonds - Association Secretary

BPA’s 21 Council Members as elected for a two year period at the Association AGM on 25th April 2016 are:

  • Michelle Handforth, Aberdeen Harbour Board
  • Martin Lawlor, Port of Blyth
  • Lorna Spencer, Caledonian Maritime Assets Ltd
  • Tim Charlesworth, Cattewater Harbour Commissioners
  • Andy Brigden, Cornwall Council
  • Tim Waggott, Dover Harbour Board
  • Mark Sansom, Falmouth Harbour Commissioners
  • Neil Glendenning, Harwich Haven Authority
  • Nigel Jardine, Langstone Harbour Board
  • François Jean, Newhaven Port & Properties
  • David Sawkins, Orkney Islands Council
  • Jim Stewart, Poole Harbour Commissioners
  • Mike Sellers, Portsmouth International Port
  • Wyn Parry, Stena Line Ports Ltd
  • Kevin Mowat, Torbay Borough Council
  • Andrew Moffat, Port of Tyne
  • Clare Guiness, Warrenpoint Port Authority
  • Janet Fallon, Port of Workington

You can read all of our council members full biographies in the document below.