About

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Sharon Hosegood, MD

FICFor FArborA BSc (Hons) Tech Cert Arbor A

An Expert Witness and Chartered Arboriculturist, Sharon’s specialties are trees and construction, protected trees, tree root investigations, and trees and well-being (including community engagement). Sharon brings eleven years experience as a local government tree and landscape officer, before developing an environmental consultancy in Essex between 2007-2014. As managing director, she built up the ecological and arboricultural consultancy to a team of twenty. Actively involved in the media, she designs and delivers award- winning community projects, as well as being a regular conference presenter and trainer for Trevor Roberts Associates.

Fellow of the Arboricultural Association, Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Foresters, Top Student award 2005 for AA Technician’s Certificate, Expert Witness (Bond Solon), Manager of multiple award-winning community projects and council member for the Institute of Chartered Foresters.

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Ian Lee, Principal Arboricultural Consultant

BSc (Hons), MICFor, MArbor A, Tech Cert (Arbor A)

Ian has ten years experience as an arboricultural consultant in the private and public sector. Ian is a professional member of the Arboricultural Association and has a degree in Forestry, and has considerable expertise in problem solving in relation to trees and the planning process and dealing with complex construction issues.

With a deep understanding and knowledge on the operation and interpretation of TreeRadar©, he has carried out two research and development visits with SHA in 2016. This research will be continued in 2018 with international colleagues.

Ian has managed a team delivering volume tree surveys, and has produced woodland management plans.

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Noel Durdant-Hollamby

Creative & Administration Manager

Noel brings over 30 years of people-focused, administrative experience to the practice. Sharon’s Personal Assistant for the last four years, he has enabled SHA to develop a media side to the business, creating films to enable better understandings of the industries practices, such as Tree Radar. He organises the company consultants, and is the point of contact for enquiries.