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We have a team of people working around the UK to support our members and deliver the programmes we run.


Tony Armstrong – Chief Executive

Alison Hunt – Executive Assistant to the Chief Executive


Delivery and Learning 

Deb Appleby – Development Manager

Stephen Rolph – Head of Community Enterprise and Assets

Jeremy Fennell – Development Officer

Kobie Cadle – Programme Officer

Nicola Berry – Programme Officer

Carole Reilly – Head of Neighbourhoods and Housing

Emma Critchley – Programme Manager

Lyn Kesterton – Development Manager

Laura Evans – Programme Officer

Julia Blest – Programme Administrator

Tom Hulme – Neighbourhood Planning Programme Officer



Neil Berry – Director of Services

Hugh Rolo – Director of Development


Meena Bharadwa – Development Manager

Naomi Diamond – Development Manager

Mick McGrath – Development Officer

Phil Tulba – Head of Services (South)

Peter Jones – Development Officer


Jeff Scales – Head of Services (North)

Paul Hassan – Development Manager

Debbie Lamb – Development Manager

Sophie Michelena – Development Manager

John Dawson – Development Officer

Zoe Goddard – Development Officer

Jane Dodson – Development Officer



Clare Roebuck – Communications & Marketing Manager

Yvonne McKeown – Communications and Marketing Officer

Rebecca Speidel – Communications Officer

Chantal Nunes – Engagement and Events Administrator

Amarni Wood – Communications and Media Assistant

Lorna Harris – Media Officer



Rosy Hearn – Membership Manager

Alexia Bird – Membership Officer

Kathryn Roper – Membership Officer

Jo Williams – Membership Officer



Ed Wallis – Policy and Public Affairs Manager

Ruth Breidenbach-Roe – Policy Officer


Finance and Corporate Services

Graham Finegold – Director of Finance and Resources

Nic Platt – Head of Finance

Ricky Mitchell – Finance Officer

Mark Davis – Finance Admin Assistant

Gintare Miliauskaite – Finance Admin Assistant


Administrative and Support

Sheila Kenny – Facilities and Administration Manager

Maureen Nichols – Receptionist / Administrative Assistant

Noel LeinsterICT Officer