Meet the Team


Our Team of experienced clinicians and volunteers are here to support clients and carers, providing specialist rehabilitation and advice according to client needs.

The Management Team

  • Michele Fleming – Chief Executive Officer
  • Wendy Pengelly – Deputy CEO and Finance Manager
  • Claire Benson – Day and Therapy Services Manager
  • Trudy Mayes – Counselling and Carers Manager
  • Lisa Wickham – Advice and Support Services Manager
  • Georgina Baker – Outreach Manager
  • Dean Shearer – Facilities and Health & Safety Manager
  • Fiona McHugh – Centre Co-ordinator & Volunteer Co-ordinator
  • Patti Thirlway – Centre Co-ordinator
  • Tracey Jerrey – Outreach Co-ordinator
  • Rowena Toop – Outreach Co-ordinator

Our Board of Trustees

  • Jon Moffatt – HR consultant providing HR support to the organisation and Chair of the Board
  • Francis Lacy Scott – Solicitor and Deputy Chair
  • Henrik Bjorn – Retired banker and sits on the Finance Committee
  • Mark O’Hara – Accountant and sits on the Finance Committee
  • Margaret Fawcett – Retired judge and sits on the Governance Committee
  • Catriona Good – Consultant Neuro-radiologist and our NHS engagement lead
  • Lucy Morewood – Marketing consultant providing advice concerning marketing and promotion of the organisation
  • Sally Hylands – Client and Carer representative
  • John Norris – Consultant Neurosurgeon
  • Michael Gaughan