SuDS Champion Award shortlist


We are delighted to announce the following candidates have been shortlisted for a chance to be voted this year’s SuDS Champion.

Candidates come from the following categories:

  • Up and coming ‘rising stars’ of the SuDS world

  • Experienced SuDS professionals

There is one Champion Award available from each category

The candidates for the SuDS Champion Award are those who go the extra mile to inspire, inform and influence excellent SuDS.

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

Category 1: ‘Rising Stars of the SuDS world’


Amanda Skeldon,
Campaign Manager – Climate Action
Technical Lead – The IGNITION Project, Business in the Community (BITC)
Faye Gennard,
Founder, Rennard Consulting Limited and World of Water
Fiona Welch,
Project Architect, Collective Architecture 
Jamie Kukadia
Engineer, London borough of Enfield
Pete Attwood,
Volunteer Coordinator and Love my River project lead, Groundwork Cheshire, Lancashire and Merseyside
  Saira Ali,
Team Leader, Landscape Design and Conservation Team, City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council


Category 2: Experienced SuDS professionals

Bridget Woods Ballard,
Technical Director, HR Wallingford
Julie Waldron,
Senior Planning Officer (Water and Enironment), City of Edinburgh Council
Peter Coombs,
EMEA Innovation Manager, Innovyze
Sue Illman,
Managing Director of Illman Young, Illman Young Landscape Design

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

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