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Whether working in the Therapy Team, as a Specialist Carer, or Fundraising Manager, everyone at Noah’s Ark is united by one mission – to help children with life-threatening or life-limiting conditions, and their families, make the most of every day.

Sophie Andrews OBE

Chief Executive

Alison Goodman

Deputy Chief Executive

Hayley Manley

Director of Care

Anthony Hayman

Director of Fundraising & Communications

Lindsay Davidson

Director of Finance and Business Development

Dr Juliet Pearce

Associate Medical Director

Dr Su Laurent

Associate Medical Director

Dr Tagore Charles

Medical Director

Alex Amzallag

Family Link Team Manager

Alison Lavender

Family Link Worker

Eleanor Polihronis

Art Therapist

Emma Pleass

Head of Educational Development

Helen Kirton

Senior Head of Care

Jody Ann Ballam

Specialist Carer

Jordan Clover

Senior Head of Clinical Services

Kayleigh Innes

Specialist Carer

Kirsty Ormston

Therapies Team Manager and Neonate Lead

Lucille Morris

Occupational Therapist

Mandy Williams

Specialist Carer

Megan Scott

Family Activities Team Manager

Michelle Smith

Specialist Carer

Paula Evangelou

Specialist Carer

Rachael Messer

Family Activities Coordinator

Rebecca Fox

Family Link Social Worker

Rhiannon Roberts

Home Support Volunteer Team Manager

Sally Haynes

Home Support Volunteer Manager

Sarah Gilding

Team Leader

Victoria Kempster

Play Specialist

Amy Keenan

Drama and Movement Therapist

Anna Lawrence

Specialist Carer

Billie-May Thorpe

Specialist Carer

Charlotte Alldridge

Head of Holistic Services

Damian Griffiths

Head of Clinical Services

Samantha Hobbs

Finance Officer and Office Manager

Zoe Jones

Financial Accountant

Ella Toll

Philanthropy Executive

Laura Grundy

Community Engagement Officer

Lea-Anne Osborne

Supporter Engagement Officer

Punyapriya Singh

Head of Community Engagement & Partnerships

Rebekah Severn

Senior Philanthropy Manager

Roisin Stallard

Senior Trust Fundraising Manager

Natasha Davis Whitehead

Marketing and Communications Manager

Asa Kempster

Head of Facilities & Operations

Diane Craig


Jessica Talbot

Business Development (Commissioning) and Data Manager

Jo McKnight

HR Operations Manager

Kinnat Onokurhefe

Clinical Administrator

Luke Thrower

Care Administration and Database Officer

Margaret Joyce


Natasha Tsekova

Head of Housekeeping

Teresa Ferguson

HR Officer

Amy Poulter

Volunteer Development Manager

Sandra Greenyer

Family Link Worker

Lawrence Snelgrove

Music Therapist

Nikki Carter

Paediatric Nurse

Maria Zacharia

Family Link Worker

Seniz Hussein

Family Activities Coordinator

Zsuszanna Kovacs


Victoria Singer

Trust Fundraiser

Carys Williams

Bereavement Support Coordinator

Lucy Church

Paediatric Nurse