WHO WE ARE

The Society was founded in 1872 as the South London Entomological and Natural History Society and since its inception has always included amongst its members many of the leading entomologists of the day.

BENHS Council and Committees 2019 as at 13 May 2019

The members recommended by Council as Officers or Ordinary Members of Council for 2017-2018 under Bye-Law 7 (a) are:

PRESIDENT I.D. Masters
VICE-PRESIDENTS A. Spalding, S. Judd
TREASURER J.P. Flynn
SECRETARY Vacant
EDITOR J.S. Badmin
CURATOR P.J. Chandler
LIBRARIAN I.R. Sims
LANTERNIST S. Lings
BUILDING MANAGER M.V. Albertini
SALES M.D. Darby

ORDINARY MEMBERS OF COUNCIL: J.F.H. Cole, R. Comont, C. Durant, L.J. Evans-Hill, K. Lugg, A.J. Halstead, R.D. Hawkins, P.T. Harding, M.S. Taylor & M.R. Wilson.

CUSTODIAL TRUSTEES: D.J.L Agassiz and D. Stimpson.

Assistant Treasurer R.D. Hawkins
Membership Secretary A.J. Halstead
Field Meetings Secretary P.M. Waring (co-opted)
Regional Secretary Vacant
Webmaster L.J. Evans-Hill
Assistant Buildings Manager J.F.H. Cole
Student Liaison Officer G.M. Orledge (co-opted)
Invertebrate Link representative A. Halstead, C.M. Watts (co-opted)
Patrick Roche Trust D. Stimpson
Affiliations Working Group Chair P.T. Harding
Representative from BMIG K. Lugg
Representative from BPGS Vacant
Representative from BWARS E. Peat
Representative from Dipterists Forum M.S. Taylor
Representative from ESB K. Lugg
Finance Committee The Treasurer*, The President*, A.J. Pickles, T.J. Dillon, R.D. Hawkins & J.W. Phillips
Library Committee The Librarian*, The President*, The Junior Vice-President*, The Secretary*, The Curator* & R.D. Hawkins
Publications Committee The President* (Chair), The Senior Vice-President*, The Junior Vice-President*, The Editor*, The Sales Secretary*, A.J. Halstead & R.D. Hawkins
Editorial Panel The Editor*, D.J.L. Agassiz, R.D.G. Barrington, P.J. Chandler, B. Goater, A.J. Halstead, R.D. Hawkins, P.J. Hodge & M.J. Simmons
BENHS Research Fund Committee A. Spalding (Chair), The President*, The Junior Vice-President*, The Treasurer*, The Secretary*, The Editor*, A.J. Halstead, P.T. Harding, S.R. Leather & S. Judd.
Outreach Committee The Junior Vice-President*, J.P. Flynn, A.J. Halstead, M.D. Darby, J.F.H. Cole, C. Perl, I.R. Sims, C.M. Watts, A. Spalding, S.R. Leather & A.J. Pickles
Website Committee L.J. Evans-Hill (Chair), M.S. Taylor & A. Spalding (Editorial matters)
Buildings Committee The President*, The Treasurer*, Building Manager*, The Curator*, The Librarian*, The Lanternist*, J.F.H. Cole & R.E. Hill
Affiliations Working Group P.T. Harding
Conservation Working Group C.M. Watts & A.J. Halstead
Accuracy of Species Recording Working Group I.D. Masters (Chair), I.R. Sims, P.T. Harding, M.S. Taylor, L.J. Evans-Hill, G.M. Orledge, J.F.H. Cole, K. Lugg, A. Spalding, C.M. Watts & J.W. Phillips

BENHS Groups and lead members:

European Group A.J. Pickles
Saproxylic Group K.N.A. Alexander
Student Group C. Durant

*=Ex officio

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