The Free UK Genealogy Trustees

Richard Light - Current Chair of Trustees, Richard has a background in cultural heritage information systems (primarily museums), markup languages and Linked Data. He is based in West Sussex, UK.

Camilla Gemmingen von Massenbach - Co-Founder and Trustee of Free UK Genealogy - Camilla has been a keen genealogist for many years. She is based in London and Wales, UK.

Graham Hart - Co-Founder and Trustee of Free UK Genealogy - Graham provides consultancy on Genealogy issues. Graham has been in IT for 25 years and a genealogist for the same amount of time. He is based in Bucks, UK.

Ben Laurie - Co-Founder and Trustee of Free UK Genealogy - Ben acts as technical consultant for the operational system. Ben is a member of the Apache Software Foundation, author of Apache: The Definitive Guide and on the security team at Google. He is based in London and Wales, UK.

Dave Mayall - Co-Founder and Trustee of Free UK Genealogy - Dave provides database support expertise. He is based in Manchester, UK.

Jim Killock - Jim is Executive Director of Open Rights Group and is based in London, UK.

Billy Davis - Billy has significant experience in public affairs, having worked both for consultancies as well as "in house" at several NGOs. He is currently Public Affairs Manager at History & Policy. Billy is particularly keen to help raise Free UK Genealogy's profile and communicate our message to a wider audience.

Giorgio Abraini - Giorgio has a background in finance and economics and provides financial advice. He is a portfolio manager at Orion Wealth LLP. He is based in London, UK


Pat Reynolds - Pat is the Executive Director of Free UK Genealogy and is based in Scarborough, UK

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