Commenting on this HTA President Caroline Owen said, “We are delighted that Carol has now joined the HTA on a full time basis. This will enable her to progress with the sterling work that she has already achieved since her appointment into the role last August.”
She adds, “With Carol at the helm this will take the HTA into a new era ensuring that the organisation is fit for purpose for the benefit of the horticultural industry.”
Carol was first appointed as HTA Director General in August 2012 on a part time basis. She continued her role as Operations Director at Garden & Leisure for an extended period in order to ensure a smooth handover.