Meet the people who run and govern the National Trust
Prince Charles takes a personal interest in all aspects of our work, hosting fund-raising events, meeting volunteers and visiting properties on a regular basis.
Tim Parker has been Chairman of the National Trust since 2014, the culmination of a long business career as CEO of several well-known companies.
Orna NiChionna, our Deputy Chairman, takes whatever opportunities she can to alert people to the importance of the complex ecosystems that sustain us.
Dame Helen Ghosh came from the heart of government to head up the National Trust. She is a long-term member of the National Trust and of her local Wildlife Trust in Oxfordshire.
Our Board of Trustees includes people with a wealth of experience in a broad range of conservation and commercial areas.
The National Trust Council is changing. Find out more about the Council and how it is run.
Our eight Advisory Boards use their local knowledge to support regional and country management teams in delivering the National Trust’s strategic objectives.
We have eight panels of experts in their fields to help guide us on the important principles that we strive to uphold.
Committees play an important role in the running of the Trust, helping to ensure that we perform as well as we possibly can, while adhering to our guiding principles.