Brian has lived in North Essex for almost forty years. He spent his working life in senior management positions with worldwide retail companies. Since retirement he has taken an interest in heritage and community matters. He has been Managing Trustee of EHT since 2008 and is also Chairman of Gainsborough’s House in Sudbury. He plays the piano and organ, is Churchwarden at Toppesfield and a founding member of his village’s community pub company.