Our team

The leadership
Roy Rickhuss CBE
Roy Rickhuss CBE
General Secretary
John Paul McHugh
John Paul McHugh
Assistant General Secretary
Core operations
Kate Dearden
Kate Dearden
Head of Research, Policy and External Relations
Melantha Chittenden
Melantha Chittenden
Head of Communications and Media
Jennifer Dean
Jennifer Dean
Head of Equalities
Tristan Thompson
Tristan Thompson
Personnel and Training Director
Tiffany Gillies
Tiffany Gillies
Head of Education
Alasdair McDiarmid
Alasdair McDiarmid
Operations Director
Sidra Nisa
Sidra Nisa
Head of Learning
David Fiddler
David Fiddler
Head of Services
Nazim Shah
Nazim Shah
Head of Legal
Cherl Siljeur
Cherl Siljeur
Head of Finance
Paul McKenna
Paul McKenna
Head of Health, Safety and Environment
Robin Marsh
Robin Marsh
Head of IT and Infrastructure
Regional teams
Meet some of our organisers
Letitia McCalla
Letitia McCalla
Early Years Organiser
Lisa Francis
Lisa Francis
Learning Organiser, Wales
Sayid Moullin
Sayid Moullin
Regional Organiser, London
Tracey Field
Tracey Field
Assistant Organiser, Midlands
Jennifer Dean
Jennifer Dean
Regional Organiser, Northern
Declan Mann
Declan Mann
Trainee Organiser, Scotland and Northern Ireland
Kate Challenger
Kate Challenger
Regional Organiser, South West

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