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Sharon Durdant-Hollamby

Sharon Durdant-Hollamby, MD

FICFor FArborA BSc (Hons) Tech Cert Arbor A

A past President of the Institute of Chartered Foresters, a Chartered Arboriculturist, an Expert Witness, and awarded the Honorary Fellowship award by Myerscough College and University in July 2023 Sharon’s specialties are trees and construction, protected trees, tree root investigations, and trees and well-being (including community engagement). Sharon brings thirteen 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 home and abroad.

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), and ex-manager of a multiple award-winning team delivering innovative community projects. She is the voice of The Tree Lady Talks podcasts.

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Noel Durdant-Hollamby

Creative & Administration Manager

Noel brings nearly 40 years of people-focused, administrative experience to the practice. Sharon’s Personal Assistant for the last 9 years, he has enabled SHA to develop a media side to the business, creating films to enable better understandings of  industry practices, such as Tree Radar and latterly with the Tree Lady Talks podcasts. He organises the company consultants, and is the point of contact for all enquiries.