Brighton and Hove CLT has five Directors – all local residents with interests in community-led development. We are seeking other people interested in helping the organisation develop.

Peter Clarke
South Downs Eco Housing Cooperative
Peter is a founder Director of BHCLT who has been working as the Trust’s Treasurer. He is also a founder member of South Downs Eco Housing Co-operative with experience in building and architecture, community development and administration of grant-funded and community-led programmes.

Rita Garner
Recess College
Rita joined BHCLT in the summer of 2017. She has lived and worked in the city since 1986 as a pharmacist and then manager of a wide range of health and social care organisations. She also works as part of the Recess College with individuals and small groups on personal growth and leadership. She works with local community organisations as a volunteer.

Jonny Anstead
Jonny is founding Director of TOWN, a housing developer delivering high-quality, sustainable housing and custom build homes. TOWN is the developer partner of Marmalade Lane, a 42-home cohousing project in Cambridge, which is being planned and delivered in close partnership with members of K1 Cohousing, the future residents of the scheme. Prior to establishing TOWN in 2014, Jonny worked for 9 years for sustainable land developer Beyond Green, where he led the acquisition, funding and early stage planning phases for a number of major strategic land opportunities including Beeston Park, a 3,520-home urban extension to Norwich.

Janet Crome
Now happily retired and living in Brighton, Janet was a social housing professional, who worked for development departments of both large and small housing organisations for over 15 years, before setting up one of the fastest growing housing development consultancies in the country. Prior to immersing herself in the world of social housing, was a Primary School teacher in Inner London. 

Martyn Holmes
Bunker Housing Co-operative
Martyn is a Brighton resident and founding member of Bunker Housing Co-op. Martyn is also an academic, Community-Led Housing (CLH) developer/enabler and housing activist.


Sudhin Chatterji
Sudhin has over 20 years of experience in the construction and development industry as a lawyer acting for major banks, pension funds and institutions on a variety of development and regeneration projects throughout the UK.