Learning & Growing from the Environment
Lancaster Environment Action & Protection (LEAP) is an organisation bringing together like minded and committed residents, community leaders, children & families, environmental professionals, researchers, entrepreneurs, political leaders, medical, educational, management & information technology professionals, to protect our beautiful planet.
Below are the people in LEAP Operations, LEAP Youth and LEAP Strategy, who work actively in taking forward its activities in engaging communities in grassroots action to counter climate change.
Lancaster Environment Action & Protection CIC is the legal entity for LEAP activities.
LEAP Operations & Strategy
Responsible for Planning & Delivering all LEAP Activities, Events, Projects
Mrs Kailash Parekh, MBE
Director, Education & Media
Mrs Harsha Shukla, MBE
Director, Community Engagement & PR
Dr Shorna Pal, PhD (St Andrews)
Founder-Director, Research & Management
Dr Richa Soni, PhD & Env. Engg.
Director, Projects & Voices of Youth
Mrs Binoti Tanna
Director, Policy & Finance
Dr Gargi Das
Director, Administration & Legal
LEAP Waste Management Strategy Committee
At the heart of all LEAP activities is its Grassroots Waste Management Strategy.The Directors of LEAP gratefully enjoy the further spectrum of experience and support of external members of its Waste Management Committee. This committee is formed from professionals who lend their input and network to make each LEAP hour go the extra mile in engaging larger numbers and a wide range of members from diverse communities.
Cllr Caroline Jackson
Leader of Lancaster City Council
Dr Siddhi Joshi
& Human Rights Law Specialist
Cllr Lizzi Collinge
Labour County Councillor, Lancaster East