Our People

The team works remotely from across the country. The core team works closely with our Associates.

Core team

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Akiko Hart

Chief Executive Officer

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Alaina Heath

Hosted Projects Coordinator

Amy Wells

Communications Manager

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Ave Bellows

Policy Intern

Jen Beardsley

Head of Operations and Finance

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Jilna Shah

Synergi Director (job share)

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Lena Mohamed

Synergi Director (job share)

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Lex Calaguas

Communications and Membership Officer

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Mary Sadid

Policy Manager

Ruairi White

Project Manager

Associates

Alison Faulkner

Associate

Debbie Roberts

Associate

Emma Ormerod

Associate

Mark Brown

Associate

Mish Loraine

Associate

Rachel Barker

Associate

Rai Waddingham

Associate

Stephen Jeffreys

Associate

Trustees

Amy Palmer

Trustee

Amy Rushton

Vice-Chair

Angela Newton (Chair)

Chair of the Board of Trustees

Emily Reynolds

Trustee

Tasha Suratwala

Trustee