Northwoods Staff

Will Richardson – Northwoods Director

Will is a trained forester, graduating from the University of Aberdeen with an MSc in Forestry in 1996. He has gained experience in all sectors of the forest industry from woodland and tree work contracting and managing private woodland estates to working for a local authority as a woodland officer. Will is the project director of Northwoods and a director of Rural Development Initiatives. Will has been leading on woodfuel developments in the region since 2003 and is a Lantra Awards approved instructor on the award winning Ignite woodfuel production and supply training courses. Will is responsible for the day to day running of the Northwoods initiative, developing new projects and business and ensuring the initiative delivers to a consistently high standard.