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Forestry Commissioner Wales

Jon Own Jones, Non-Executive Commissioner for Wales

Jon Owen Jones

Jon Owen Jones was appointed as a Forestry Commissioner for Wales for an initial term of three years in January 2007.  As of January 2010 he was re-appointed for a further three years.  He also chairs the Welsh National Committee. 

Mr Jones is a former MP (until 2005) and former Minister for the Environment, Farming and Forestry in the Welsh Office. Mr Jones has a long and distinguished career in Welsh politics and has served in a number of key roles and committees including the Health Select Committee and Environmental Audit Select Committee.