Meet the team at akt

STAFF


Senior Team

Tim Sigsworth MBE, Chief Executive
Based in London

Carrie ReinersDirector of Fundraising
Based in London

Joanne McKennaDirector of Finance
Based in Newcastle

Lucy BowyerDirector of Services
Based in London

Matthew Halliday, Director of Operations & Business Development 
Based in Manchester

Matt Horwood, Assistant Director of Communications
Based in London


Services Team

Angela Graham, Services Manager
Based in Manchester

Dawn Gascoigne, Services Manager
Based in Newcastle

Leigh FontaineServices Manager
Based in London

Helen Greaves, Supported Housing & Resettlement Worker (Purple Door)
Based in London

Nathan East, Caseworker
Based in London

Ellen Miller, Caseworker
Based in London

Mijanou Blech, Project Manager
Based in Bristol

Elyssa Kill, Caseworker
Based in Bristol


Communications

Grahame Robertson, Communications Specialist
Based in Manchester

Charlie JordinCommunications Assistant
Based in Manchester


Fundraising

Claire Linacre, Individual Giving Manager
Based in London

Freya Clarke, Supporter Care Officer 
Based in London

Gary Wilson, Fundraising Officer
Based in London

Pauline Johnson, Trusts & Foundations Officer
Based in Newcastle

Rachel Crabtree, Community Fundraising Officer
Based in Manchester


Finance

Samirha BegumFinance Officer
Based in Newcastle


Operations

Kate DeamonVolunteer Coordinator
Based in Manchester

Joe Revell, Admin and Operations Assistant 
Based in Manchester 

Luke Warner, Executive Assistant 
Based in London


Youth Engagement Team

Jacob Edward, LGBTQ+ Youth Worker
Based in Manchester

Abdul Hasan, Youth Engagement Coordinator
Based in London

Jason Kwan, Youth Engagement Coordinator
Based in London


TRUSTEES

  • Terry Stacy MBE JP, Chair of Trustees
  • Susan Eastoe, Vice Chair
  • Lesley Brook, Deputy Chair
  • Richard Macmillan, Company Secretary
  • Paul Bates 
  • Richard Bayly
  • Stephanie Dittmer 
  • Tom Flynn
  • Sally Hill 
  • Helen Johnston 

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