Judi Byrne CEO
Judi Byrne
Chief Executive
With over 20 years experience in healthcare, predominately in palliative and end of life care, Judi's career spans roles with St Luke's Hospice, Kenton, Sue Ryder and NHS Acute and clinical commissioning organisations. With an MA in Hospice Leadership her career highlights include a book on Palliative Care in Neurology; her contribution to the NHS National End of Life Care Strategy and as CEO for the building, commissioning and opening of a new Hospice in Lincolnshire.As Chief Executive, Judi is responsible for the leadership of the senior management team and all of the Charity’s staff and volunteers. The Board of Trustees delegates the powers for day to day decision making to Judi and the members of the Senior Management Team. She, in turn, is responsible to the Board for ensuring the consistent achievement of the Charity’s vision and strategic and financial objectives.
Ophelia Chambers-Henry
Community & Corporate Fundraising Manager

Ophelia’s core role is to fundraise, build and manage positive relationships with key internal and external stakeholders of the Charity, including community liaison groups, corporate organisations and community partners. To continually create, engage and nurture collaborations in organising and supporting fundraising events on behalf of the Charity.

The key aim is to initiate and build relationships within the local community, including schools, businesses, Women’s Institutes, Rotary, Masons, Multi-faith Organisations and Townswomen’s Guild - to name but a few.

Ophelia would be happy to discuss any fundraising ideas that you may have and need advice, direction or support with, as she has over 15 years’ experience.

Anne Purdie
Business Managment Lead
Anne is responsible for the day-to-day business administration and organisational governance of the Charity. Working closely with the CEO and Board of Trustees, Anne supports in the creation of strategic plans, policies and procedures, as well as being the principle business management contact for key internal and external stakeholders and supporters of the Charity.
Elizabeth Akeula
Finance Manager
Freemen Tang
IT, Data & Communications Officer
Freemen’s role is to develop marketing materials for charity activities across all departments, management of the website, input & output of data on our CRM and providing on-site I.T. Support.
Mala Patel
Mala Patel
Risk, Performance & Compliance Officer
Mala is responsible for identifying key performance indicators and developing performance reporting systems. Mala shall also identify the charity’s key strategic risks and lead on statutory compliance by providing effective governance support to the Board
Maria Ambrose
Northwood Shop Manager
Maria manages our Northwood Shop looking after a dedicated team of volunteers.
Elaine Howell
Ruislip Shop Manager
Elaine is managing our Ruislip Shop with the assistance of a dedicated team of volunteers.
Mags Wheatley
Eastcote Shop Manager
Mags manages our Eastcote Shop and has a fantastic team of volunteers.
Andy Smith
Volunteer Warehouse Manager
Andy is our warehouse manager leading a team of dedicated volunteers.