Filter Staff

Donna Blanche MSc, DipSW

Charity Manager – Donna joined us in 2018 as our Charity Manager. She is a qualified Social Worker and Practice Educator and has over 10 years’ experience of … Read More

Emily Stafford DipCouns

Counselling Co-ordinator – Emily joined us in 2019 as a Counsellor and has also taken on the role to co-ordinate our Counselling 4 Carers service. She qualified in January … Read More

Jody Hayter

Administrator – Jody joined us in 2021 as our administrator. She has over 20 years experience in an admin role and enjoys helping people. She is married with … Read More

Brian Davis

Trustee – Brian has previously been the Chair of The Leonardo Trust. He has had a long career in taxation and financial advice. The founder of Leonardo Trust … Read More

Anne Dixon MBA

Trustee (Chair) – Anne was born Manchester and has been a resident of Bournemouth since 1973. She became a trustee of The Leonardo Trust in February 2019 and … Read More

Lindsay Oliver

Trustee – Lindsay is a retired professional vocalist and has been a carer for over 20 years. She became a Trustee to offer an insight into the role … Read More

Ben Cole

Trustee – Ben has over 25 years experience in financial services, predominantly working within investment banks. Ben’s currently works within a leading wealth manager were he is responsible … Read More

Simon Clifford

Trustee – Simon has a long career in journalism and broadcasting working for the BBC for the majority of that time. For the past 12 years he has … Read More

Debra Thistlethwaite

Trustee – Debra joined The Leonardo Trust as a trustee in 2018 and is an experienced mental health practitioner.