Tina Collins

Position
Chairman

Tina has an eclectic range of work experience from being self-employed to working in a partnership with her husband to working in both the public and private sector.  Having lived in Bude for over 20 years and owned businesses within the town, she is keen to help to help support businesses within the local community and spread the word about what Bude has to offer in cooperation with all the other amazing groups working hard to develop the local area.

Ian Mason

Ian Mason

Position
Secretary
Ian Mason

Ian has been in practice for nearly 40 years, during which time he has amassed a breadth of experience in most areas of the law that are of “bread and butter” interest to SMEs. He also sits on the board of trustees of three charities. Ian’s wife is a local “maid” and, since they relocating to the area in 2009, Ian has become involved with the Chamber and the Steering Group for the Bude-Stratton Neighbourhood Plan. He is currently Director of Professional Law Services Ltd “Pro Law”, a legal consultancy in Bude. 

Clair Roberts

Position
Committee Member

I am a dedicated community and business advocate. I have run my own business in Bude for over 20 years in independent travel, tour operation and destination management; Been self employed for 30 years.  I have been involved with local Girl Guiding for 11 years, Surf Life Saving for many many years (first joined in 1985), Project Manager for Community Action Through Sports creating sports diversion projects for young people and many community projects such as Bude at War and fundraising events.  I have an honours degree in Illustration and Professional Practice which lead me to setting up my current business The Kitchen Front where I live in my own little 1940’s world of calm and creativity. I am outspoken, speak the truth, very passionate about the community, can do approach, believe in people first and the emerging kindness economy.

Netty Wilson

Position
Committee Member

Netty has a wealth of experience from her training as a Ceramic Designer and Art Therapist, to the time she spent working in the music industry. Moving from Surrey to Bude in 2016, she has gone on to build the trademarked Budeful brand with her business partner Nathan Bone. Having established a popular retail premises in the heart of Bude, means that she has an understanding of the challenges of living in a busy coastal town and feels she can make a really positive contribution to the vibrant community she now calls home.