Our Incredible Edible Founder

Food activist Pam Warhurst has inspired folk across the globe to get growing and start seeing through 'the power of small actions'.

Founding Incredible Edible in 2007, Pam is an economist by training but has managed to avoid working in this field for the past forty years!

She has led or occupied senior board positions in a number of bodies Leader of a local authority, chair of a hospital trust, deputy chair of the Countryside Agency and chair of the Forestry Commission of GB. Pam has also served on several regeneration bodies and social enterprises.

In 2005 she was made a Commander of the British Empire for services to the environment.

Public speaking:

From local community groups to UN conferences, Pam continues to spread the IE messge and her TED talks have achieved more than a million downloads. You can invite Pam to your event by emailing us or you can watch her following talks online:

Thinking Digital Manchester
TED talk: How we can eat our landscape
TEDx: Beyond business as usual
Locality Convention 2013

Posts held by Pam Warhurst CBE:
Chair of RSA Yorkshire, Honorary Fellow of the Landscape Institute, and Chair of Pennine Prospects.
Formerly Chair of the Forestry Commission, Member of the Board of Natural England, Deputy Chair and Acting Chair of the Countryside Agency, Chair of the National Countryside Access Forum, Chair of Calderdale NHS Trust, Labour Council Leader of Calderdale Council, and Board member of Yorkshire Forward.

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