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Richard Ashley

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EcoFutures Ltd - Cate Ashley
Cate Ashley
Cate's vision is to allow people to use personal outdoor or community space in an environmentally responsible and sustainable way. Through her training in horticulture, design, historical, cultural, management and communication skills. Also incorporating local expertise and resources strengthening the local economy. Another area of engagement involved working in partnership with national charities focusing on relapse prevention with substance misusers.
MA(Hons) English Literature, University of Dundee (1987-1990)
Postgraduate Certificate of Secondary Education, Northern College of Education, Aberdeen (1990 - 1991)
MA Literary Studies, University of Huddersfield (2009-2010)
Extensive management training, conference presentations & practical qualifications (2 year City & Guilds) application of horticulture and design skills.

Cate Ashley of EcoFutures
Cate Ashley
Key Skills
Practical application of horticulture design
Four years experience of using design working with allotments and urban areas to facilitate community cohesion and dissemination of horticultural knowledge across generations and communities.
Academic Research
Academic research into European - wide projects which provide sustainability, using green infrastructure.

Cate Ashley - garden design and  landscaping

Management of people and systems in Education
Fifteen year experience in senior management in secondary education, developing structures to engage those who are disadvantaged and marginalised. Extensive skills in communication and partnership work with education departments, child protection, police, education psychologists, parent groups and management of staff and pupils.

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