Trustees Claire Tyler (Baroness Tyler of Enfield)NCB PresidentClaire has been President of NCB since 2012.Elaine SimpsonChair of NCBElaine holds Chair and Director roles across the children's sector.Ed HannanTreasurerEd was elected Honorary Treasurer for NCB in 2013.Terrence Collis TrusteeTerrence joined NCB's Board in 2014.Thivya JeyashankerTrusteeShe has been volunteering with Young NCB since 2012.Clare LaxtonTrusteeClare is Head of Policy & Public Affairs at cancer charity, CLIC Sargent.Councillor Ken MeesonTrusteeKen is Leader of Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council.Karl PodmoreTrusteeKarl has extensive experience working in children's social care.Page Nyame-SatterthwaiteTrusteePage has volunteered as part of Young NCB for over five years.Liz Railton, CBEVice-ChairLiz has a background in social work & local government.Anita TiessenTrusteeAnita Tiessen is CEO of Youth Business International (YBI).Brendan WhittleTrustee, Northern Ireland RepresentativeDirector of Children’s Services at the South Eastern H&SC Trust in NI.Kiri JolliffeTrusteeKiri has volunteered with NCB since 2015.Yvonne Campbell TrusteeYvonne is a Senior Portfolio Manager at the Big Lottery Fund.Fergal McFerranTrusteeFergal currently serves as the President of the Queen’s Graduates’ Association.Kiki SyradTrusteeKiki joined Great Ormond Street Hospital Charity in 2012. As Director of Grants, Kiki is responsible for working with… Leadership Team Anna FeuchtwangChief ExecutiveAnna joined NCB in September 2014 as our Chief Executive.Annamarie Hassall MBEDirector of Practice and ProgrammesAnnamarie leads teams to deliver programmes & influence practice.Rachel RandDirector: Finance and Corporate ServicesRachel ensures that NCB operates in a sustainable fashion.Celine McStravickDirector of NCB in Northern IrelandCeline leads the campaign on OBA in NI.Dame Christine LenehanDirector of the Council for Disabled ChildrenChristine began her career as a social worker in 1980. Directors Deirdre McAliskeyAssistant Director: Northern IrelandDeirdre contributes to the strategic direction of our work in NI.Joyce ConnorAssistant Director: Early YearsJoyce has extensive experience working with children & their families.Laura McFarlaneDirector: LEAPLaura has been the Director of the LEAP Programme since 2014. She was part of an innovative partnership that successfu…Frances LyonsAssistant Director - Northern IrelandFrances leads NI's research, evidence & impact work.Dan OakerDirector: Financial Controller Dan helps to ensure that there are robust financial controls in place.Philippa StobbsAssistant Director: EducationPhilippa is our expert on disability & special educational needs.Amanda AllardAssistant Director: HealthAmanda leads on NCB's health work. Practice and Programmes Alison PennyCoordinator, Childhood Bereavement NetworkAlison leads the work of the Childhood Bereavement Network.Lucy EmmersonCoordinator, Sex Education ForumLucy leads the work of the Sex Education Forum.Susan SoarSenior Development Officer, Early Childhood UnitSusan provides learning & development support to our early years work.Amber DeRosaParticipation Officer Amber manages our work with children and young people.Lauren WellerProgramme Lead, Learn Equality, Live Equal projectSupports our team of associates to deliver training in schools.Matthew DoddPrincipal Education Policy OfficerLeads on our work on supporting young people with special educational needs in custody.Will TuckerCommunications and Membership Officer, Council for Disabled ChildrenWill looks after our CDC communications.Pam ShawSenior Participation Officer, Council for Disabled ChildrenPam oversees the Making Ourselves Heard network.Martin BullIndependent Support Contract Manager, Council for Disabled ChildrenOversees the Independent Support programme.Dr Polly HasteHead of Training and Practice, Sex Education Forum Polly manages the Sex Education Forum’s training portfolio.Martha EvansNational Coordinator, Anti-Bullying AllianceMartha manages the Anti-Bullying Alliance’s programme work.Emily HamblinSenior Development Officer, Health and Well-beingEmily leads the Children & Young People HIV Network. Research and Policy Zoe RentonHead of Policy and Public AffairsZoe oversees our work to improve policy and legislation for children.Robyn Ellison Public Affairs and Policy Officer Leads on NCB’s parliamentary engagement work.Gayle MunroHead of Research and EvidencePreviously managed the research team at The Salvation Army.Kady Billington-MurphyResearch and Policy AssistantBegan her career working for international development NGOs.Dr Jon EilenbergSenior ResearcherHas over 5 years of experience with social research.Dr Stephanie SmithSenior Researcher Has over 7 years’ experience working in academic research.Keith Clements Research & Policy AnalystKeith has been a key part of our in house research team for the last 8 years. Public Relations David TitmasHead of Communications & MarketingDavid leads on our marketing.Spencer Halls Interim fundraising officerSpecialises is in grant funding.Holly SteellDigital & Communications OfficerHolly looks after NCB’s digital work, including the website & social media.Richard NewsonMedia and Communications OfficerRichard manages our communications & press work. Northern Ireland Owen WhitfordOffice CoordinatorOwen oversees the administration of the NI office.Dr Richard NugentSenior Policy and Research AnalystRichard has over 10 years’ experience in research projects.Teresa GeraghtySenior Policy and Research AnalystTeresa has substantial experience of working in research & policy.Claire DorrisPolicy and Research AnalystClaire provides a link between policy and research in NI.Gill HassardSenior Participation OfficerGill strengthens and publicises the voices of young people in NI.Lisa McArthurFinance OfficerLisa is responsible for overseeing the finances of NCB NI.