Meet the Team


Bernie Morgan


Bernie Morgan is a founding director of Heritage Lab CIC. She worked in the social enterprise sector for 30 years, mostly in senior management positions.

Rob Kenyon

Founder and CEO

With over 15 years board experience within the NHS, Academia, Education, the voluntary sector and Local Government, portfolio responsibilities included Economic Development, Culture, Heritage, Planning & Tourism and Health.

Derek Newman

Non Executive Director

Derek has 45 years experience in the construction industry and has held the position of project director for the last 25 years.

Dr Diana Montgomery

Non Executive Director

Dr Diana Montgomery is the Chief Operating Officer of the Construction Products Association (CPA), having successfully led the CPA as Chief Executive since 2012.

Kevin O'Connor

Project Manager

A diverse professional background spanning project management, event/tour production, promotion & management, artist management, advertising, marketing, sales, recruitment & fundraising.

Chris Welch


Chris has had strong connections with Ramsgate for over 15 years and is passionate about the potential for Ramsgate to further improve as a great place to live, to work and to visit.

Philip Bartholomew

Finance Manager

Philip has had a personal interest in heritage and culture from a very young age.

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