Read The Home of Geography

A history of Lowther Lodge, by John Price Williams

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Our people

Find out more about our dedicated staff, trustees, Council and committee members.


Find out about the role of Council and our Trustees, the AGM and our policy on advocacy.

​President: Baroness Lynda Chalker

In June 2018, Baroness Lynda Chalker was elected as President of the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG), the second woman to take on this role in the Society’s history.

Director: Professor Joe Smith

Professor Joe Smith became Director in 2018.