Meet the Team

Adrian. Founder and Managing Director

Often about on site sorting out problems as well as behind the scenes making sure grant income continues to come in to support staff and projects.

Martin. Site Coordinator

Where would we be with Martin keeping the show on the road. Martin leads the site and activities. Supervisor, problem solver and electric bike pilot.

Lesley. part time Activity Supervisor

Lesley supervises one of our regular volunteer groups, supporting the participants that help us make Rooted the fabulous place that it is.

Anna & Cara. Hull Food Partnership

Rooted in Hull is also the host for the Hull Food Partnership who are comprised of public and private sector organsiations working to realsie a vision of sustainable food for all. Anna and Cara are the core staff facilitating the partnership and delivering projects.

A whole host of volunteers who give up there time to make this all work including the Board who are:


Sarah has a full time job, runs a Holderness Hedgehog Hospital and supports us as a board member.


Retired academic, founder of Food for Hull and chair of the Hull Food Partnership


Academic at Hull University and partner in The Hull We Want.


Co-Founder and environmentalist, Mark and Adrian worked together from the very beginning but, for family reasons, moved to Wales in 2016. He has continued to play a role behind the scenes on jobs that can be done from afar.