SuDS Champion Award nominations

We're delighted to reveal the following candidtates in the running to be shortlisted for the SuDS Champion Award.

Nominations Candidates come from the following categories:

  • Up and coming ‘rising stars’ of the SuDS world (SuDS Rising Star)

  • Experienced SuDS professionals (SuDS Champion)

The winners were revealed at the online award ceremony on Thursday 15 July 2021, view the new SuDS Champion and SuDS Rising Star.

Categry 1: SuDS Rising Star


Amanda Skeldon,
Campaign Manager – Climate Action
Technical Lead – The IGNITION Project, Business in the Community (BITC)
  Andres Martinez Davila,
General Manager, Value Investments Columbia
  Byron Thorne,
Senior Engineer, Cardarn Consulting Engineers 
Faye Gennard,
Founder, Rennard Consulting Limited and World of Water
  Fiona Welch,
Project Architect, Collective Architecture 
  Helen Langton,
Senior Engineer, Lynas Engineers
Jamie Kukadia,
Engineer, London borough of Enfield
  Lee Seargeant,
Highways Engineer, South Tyneside Council
  Marcus Berry
Director, Polo Projects Ltd
  Neil McDiarmid,
Commercial Manager, BCE Northern Ltd
Pete Attwood,
Volunteer Coordinator and Love my River project lead, Groundwork Cheshire, Lancashire and Merseyside
  Richard Ellis,
Highways Team, City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council 
  Ryan Horngren,
Civil Design Engineer, Civic Engineers

Saira Ali,
Team Leader, Landscape Design and Conservation Team, City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council
  Stephen Hayward,
Senior Drainage Techician, Herringtoono Consulting

Categry 2: SuDS Champion

Bridget Woods ballard,
Technical Director, HR Wallingford
  Calum Parker,
Associate, Cambria Consulting
  Ian Russell,
Principle Engineer, London Borough of Enfield
Julie Waldron,
Senior Planning Officer (Water and Enironment), City of Edinburgh Council
  Paul Quinn,
Senior lecturere in Hydrology and Catchment Engineering, Newcastle University
  Peter Coombs,
EMEA Innovation Manager, Innovyze
Ruairi Barry,
SAB officer/Poject Engineer, Flintshire County Council

Nomination 1
Nomination 2
Nomination 3
  Sue Illman,
Managing Director of Illman Young, Illman Young Landscape Design

View the 2021 SuDS Champion Award Shortlist.
View the 2021 SuDS Champion Award winners.

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