Bob O’Neil is Joanna’s son, our Chairman and RIBA award winning Architect.  Bob is a PlacEd ambassador and has tutored at the University of Central Lancashire, Manchester School of Art and Kendal College.  Outside the studio, Bob is a keen cyclist, runner, gig attendee and long suffering fan of Carlisle United F.C.

Sally O’Neil
is our Secretary and draws from years of experience working for charities, specifically National Museums Liverpool and the Wordsworth Trust. She is now Practice Manager at a Kendal based Chartered Architects. When not roaming mountains and meandering through art galleries, you will find her enjoying live music and collecting vintage editions of Vogue.

David Lawson
is our Treasurer and Cumbrian to the core.  Born in Carlisle and a Kendal resident for over 40 years, David is a Town Planner responsible for regeneration projects in Lancaster and Morecambe.  Despite trying to spend more time with his family (as well as golfing and cycling) David is an even longer suffering fan of Carlisle United.  He is, however, old enough to have seen them at the very top of the Football League.

Katie Lawson is Yorkshire born and bred prior to moving to Cumbria over 30 years ago.  A local authority Town Planner by profession, Katie has a particular interst in the historic built environment coupled with passions for horses, gardening and steam trains.