War Memorials Trust
 

Staff

Director

Frances Moreton

Frances Moreton © Duncan Soar 2017Frances Moreton started work with the Trust in January 2003 as Administrator before moving on to become Trust Manager, then Director.

She joined the Trust following a year’s travelling prior to which she worked in the sports media field. The two diverse career paths are linked by academic qualifications; a BA War Studies from King’s College, London and an MBA (Football Industries) from the University of Liverpool.

Frances' role as Director sees her having responsibility for the running of the Trust. She can be contacted on 020 7834 0200 or frances@warmemorials.org.

Conservation Officer

Emma Suckling

Emma Suckling started working at the Trust in June 2010 as one of our Conservation Officers.

Before joining the Trust Emma spent two years working as a Conservation Officer for Eastbourne Borough Council before being accepted onto English Heritages work based Historic Environment Traineeship. She has a degree in Classics and Archaeology from the University of Kent. Her role at the Trust combines her interest and skills in history, planning and conservation.

Emma initially administered the Grants for War Memorials scheme then funded by English Heritage and The Wolfson Foundation and managed the Trust's non-grants casework. She now provides Technical Advice through casework and supporting grant projects. Emma is based remotely from the London office and can be contacted on 07421 994 657 or emma@warmemorials.org.

Conservation Officer

Peter Lloyd

Peter Lloyd © Duncan Soar 2017Peter Lloyd started working at the Trust in April 2015 as a Conservation Officer.

Before joining the charity Peter worked as a self-employed Historic Building Consultant and Technical Author. Previous to this, he worked at a large multi-disciplinary consultancy in Durham as Architectural Technologist, Building Surveyor and Project Manager on a range of heritage projects. He went on to complete a Masters degree at The University of Birmingham's Ironbridge International Institute for Cultural Heritage in Historic Environment Conservation.

Peter initially managed the responses to the Grants Pre-application forms for all enquiries in England, Northern Ireland and Wales. He now provides Technical Advice through casework and supporting grant projects. Peter is based remotely from the London office and can be contacted on 07419 991 661 or peter@warmemorials.org.  He works on a Monday.

Conservation Officer

Andrew McMaster

Andrew McMaster © Duncan Soar 2017Andrew McMaster started working at the Trust in September 2015 as one of our Conservation Officers.

Before joining the Trust Andrew worked as an Architectural Heritage Consultant in Shanghai, prior to which he worked at Historic Scotland and Inverness City Heritage Trust. He holds an MSc in European Urban Conservation from the University of Dundee. His role at the Trust combines his interest and background in traditional building skills, the historic environment and conservation. 

Andrew initially focussed on managing grant schemes. He now provides Technical Advice through casework and supporting grant projects. Andrew is based remotely from the London office and can be contacted on 07419 134 243 or andrew@warmemorials.org. He works on a Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.

Public Engagement Officer

Brogan Warren

Brogan Warren © Duncan Soar 2017Brogan Warren started working at the Trust in March 2013 as the Administrator. She become Conservation Administrator in May 2014 and War Memorials Online Officer in September 2014. In 2019 her job title changed again to Public Engagement Officer to reflect a restructure in the charity.

Before joining the Trust, she was awarded a BA in History from the University of the West of England, which included a specialist study of war and memory, with an emphasis on war memorials. Brogan has previously volunteered at the SS Great Britain, thus her role at War Memorials Trust combines both her interest in history, remembering war and conservation.

Brogan is the first point of contact for War Memorials Online and works on the Trust's Public Engagement activity. She is based remotely from the London office and can be contacted on 07421 994 656 or brogan@warmemorials.org.  

Administrator

Paloma Ley

Paloma LeyPaloma Ley joined in May 2021 as the Trust’s Administrator.

Having been awarded a BA in History from the University of St Andrews, Paloma joined the Trust as she is passionate about promoting heritage-based learning and conservation. Whilst studying, Paloma volunteered in the learning team at a historic palace, where she witnessed first-hand history’s powerful potential to educate. This experience, alongside her degree, drew her towards a career that promotes public engagement with cultural heritage. Before starting at the charity, Paloma spent two years working in finance and account management. Paloma’s role at the Trust combines her administrative experience and her passion for heritage and conservation.

Paloma is the first point of contact for general charity-based enquiries, she is based in the London office and can be contacted on 020 7834 0200 (0300 123 0764) or paloma@warmemorials.org.

 

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