About us

Somerset CAN is made up of a large diverse group of people from across the county who want to make a difference. Everybody is welcome so please join us.

We are a registered Community Benefit Society and our board members are;

Bill Butcher: Bill is an ecologist with thirty years of experience in environmental management in the UK, Eastern Europe and Africa. Bill was Director of the Somerset Environmental Records Centre for sixteen years and now chairs Western Somerset Forum 21, a non-profit organisation working on a variety of climate change projects.

Hanna Wittek: Hanna is a young campaigner and passionate advocate for positive change involved with the Youth Parliament scheme.

Stewart Crocker: Stewart brings a life-time’s experience of promoting sustainable farming and environmental conservation. Today, he Chair’s Wells Food Network, which has created the Somerset Food Trail – a first in the UK. He also Chairs Avalon Community Energy which provides renewable energy for schools, to drive down carbon emissions and inspire the next generation of sustainability champions.