The following members are the founders in the Chelmer Blackwater Reserve Community Interest Company and have fought hard to save the land from developement to be enjoyed for years to come by the local residents of Maldon and Heybridge, and, more importantly, to save this historic nature site and the inhabitants that frequent it.

Patrick Ellum – Chairman
Jonathan Wood – Secretary
Colin Pryke – Treasurer

Ian Harden – Director / Website and social media administrator
Anastasia Fuller – Director

Noel Probyn – Director

Mark Gallagher – Director
Simon Wood – Director

John Buchanan – Director