Treecall Consulting was established in 2003 to provide specialist arboricultural support for tree owners, site managers, architects, planning consultants, developers and local planning authorities. We work mainly across Southern England but have worked across the UK and Europe.
The team currently includes three arboricultural consultants and an indispensable admin support manager.
Meet the Team
Steve CoxRead more »
Steve Cox MSc (Oxon), BSc (Hons), Dip Arb (RFS), MArborA, MICFor, RCArborA
Steve is the principal consultant with Treecall Consulting and has over 35 years’ experience of dealing with trees.
He has worked as an arboricultural officer for the Borough of Poole, in Dorset, where he was leader of its arboricultural team for five years. Prior to this he worked as a forest manager in Africa and the Pacific. He has successfully completed the LANTRA professional tree inspection certificate.
Steve is a professional member of the Institute for Chartered Foresters and the Arboricultural Association and is a registered consultant with both organisations. He has degrees in forestry and land-use from Aberdeen University and Oxford University and he holds the Professional Diploma in Arboriculture, from the Royal Forestry Society.
Andy LuddingtonRead more »
Andy Luddington Dip Arb L6 (ABC), Tech Cert (ArborA), NDF (Btec), MArborA
Andy has achieved the Awarding Body Consortium Level 6 Diploma in Arboriculture, which is endorsed by the Royal Forestry Society and is the premier qualification within the arboricultural profession. He also holds the Arboricultural Association Technician’s Certificate in Arboriculture, the BTEC National Diploma in Forestry, the LANTRA professional tree inspection certificate and the International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) Tree Risk Assessment Qualification (TRAQ). He is a Professional member of the Arboricultural Association
He has worked in the arboricultural industry for 19 years, starting as a climbing arborist with an Arboricultural Association approved tree contractor based in the New Forest.
Between 2003 and 2012 he worked for Southampton City Council, New Forest District Council and the Borough of Poole where he gained valuable experience in managing council owned trees, making and administering tree preservation orders, consulting on development proposals and attending court as an expert witness.
In 2012 Andy joined Treecall Consulting as an Arboricultural Consultant bringing his public-sector planning and enforcement expertise to the private sector.
Andrew CleavesRead more »
Andrew Cleaves BA (Hons), Dip Arb L6 (ABC), Tech Cert (ArborA), Cert Arb (RFS), MArborA
Andrew has achieved the Awarding Body Consortium Level 6 Diploma in Arboriculture, which is endorsed by the Royal Forestry Society and is the premier qualification within the arboricultural profession. He also holds the Royal Forestry Society Certificate in Arboriculture, the Arboricultural Association Technician’s Certificate in Arboriculture and the LANTRA professional tree inspection certificate. He is a Professional member of the Arboricultural Association.
He has worked in the arboricultural industry for twelve years, beginning at Bournemouth Borough Council where he was part of the development management team providing advice and guidance regarding trees and construction and dealing with all aspects of the management of protected trees.
In 2015 Andrew joined Treecall Consulting as an Arboricultural Consultant, bringing his public sector planning and enforcement expertise to the private sector.
Jane CoxRead more »
Jane is a director of Treecall Consulting and has extensive experience of providing administrative support to managers and departments in both the private and public sectors. She was trained in commerce by Smiths Industries and has provided administrative support to institutions such as Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, Confederation of British Industries (CBI), Robert Gordon Institute (now Robert Gordon University) in Aberdeen and Exeter College, Oxford. She has been with Treecall Consulting since the beginning and provides the administrative expertise that is essential in growing a business.
Rowena SmithRead more »
Rowena is Operations Manager at Treecall Consulting. She has an English Literature degree from Warwick University, and holds the Level 6 Diploma in Direct and Digital Marketing from The Institute of Data and Marketing. She has 4 years marketing experience from working at 288 Group Ltd as a Product Manager and Product Development Manager, where she led marketing campaigns and development projects for commemorative coins. She joined the Treecall team in 2021 to support the administration and lead marketing projects.