Meet the Team







We are fortunate to have a talented and dedicated staff team.

Senior Leadership Team  

  • Chief Executive: Clare Richards MBE
  • Operations Manager: Silke Mehrgott
  • IntoUniversity Team Leader: Esther Pickering
  • Community Hub Team Leader: Hannah Starr
  • IntoWork Team Leader: Howard Taylor
  • Adult Learning Manager: Ivana Vasic

Head Office Team

  • Operations Manager: Silke Mehrgott
  • Fundraising Officer: Jennie Hope
  • Finance & Administration Officer: Jonathan Godfrey
  • Receptionist & Development Officer: Marie Casey
  • Garden Manager: Delores Watson

Communicate Team

  • Adult Learning Manager: Ivana Vasic
  • Adult Learning Tutor: Megan Atkin
  • Adult Learning Tutor: Catherine Lindsay
  • Adult Learning Tutor: Andrea Musante
  • Adult Learning Tutor: Elaine Reid

Community Hub Team

  • Community Hub Team Leader: Hannah Starr
  • Sen. Community Hub Worker: Lauren Best-Shaw
  • Community Hub Worker: Emma Beeson
  • Wellbeing Coordinator: Rose Raymond
  • Cross Programme Officer: Bobby Juniper

IntoUniversity Team

  • Team Leader: Esther Pickering
  • Sen. Education Worker: Jenny Boyle
  • Sen. Education Worker: Leo Reid
  • Education Worker: Rachael Olubayo
  • Education Worker: Emma Bornebroek

IntoWork Team

  • Team Leader: Howard Taylor
  • Senior IntoWork Officer: Charlie Gorham
  • IntoWork Officer: Chris Meyer
  • IntoWork Officer: Fiona Naismith
  • IntoWork Officer: Maeve Slattery
  • Cross Programme Officer: Becky Oldham
  • Cross Programme Officer: Joss Cullen