Trustees

Chair, Jan Stogdon

Jan was formerly Headteacher of a Special School for 12 years and has over 30 years' experience of teaching children with severe learning disabilities. She has been a Trustee since 2012 and became Chair in 2018.

Treasurer, Rachel Tyson

Rachel is a qualified accountant currently working for a private entrepreneur and philanthropist. She has been a Trustee since 2012.

Sandra Allon

Sandra was formerly the Merchandising Director for Europe for Aquascutum and a senior buyer at Harrods for 30 years. She has been a Trustee since 2009.

Karl Massey

Karl is the Investment Director for the Local Pensions Partnership. He has previously held senior positions in Bluecrest Capital, Barclays Bank Treasury and Deutsche Bank. He has been a Trustee since 2017.

Catherine Pearson

Catherine is the Team Leader of the Early Years Special Educational Needs Team for the Borough of Lambeth. She has been working with children with autism and other needs and their families since 2007. She has been a Trustee since 2018.

Mandeep Rai

Mandy is an Associate Director at HSBC Private Bank. She has been a Trustee since 2015.

Chris Shaw

Chris was formerly the Chief Executive of the Disabled Living Foundation and Deputy Chief Executive of Help the Hospices. She has held senior posts in the voluntary sector for over 30 years. She has been a Trustee since 2018.

Natasha Theobald

Natasha is a charity marketing professional with 18 years’ experience. She has been a Trustee since 2010.

Jonathan Walsh

Jonathan a solicitor. He has been a Trustee since 2006.

Philip Wilson

Philip was formerly the Director of Development at the British Science Association and the Director of Fundraising at The Prostate Cancer Charity. He has been a Trustee since 2004 and was Chair from 2007 to 2018.