Our team

Sophie Walker   Chief Executive 

Services team 

The Services team provide support for young women through our Work It Out coaching and feedback service and Employment Support Fund

Suzi Copland   Director of Services  
Emma Feasey   Services Manager
Caz Bowles   Services Administrator
Jackie Gregory   Services Administrator
Jade Ortega   Services Administrator 

Participation team 

The Participation team work with young women to make sure they are at the heart of what we do. 

Lydia Morgan   Participation Manager
Diana Galloway Participation Officer
Zoe Pike Participation Assistant
Anna De Vivo Participation and Services Intern

YWT team

Policy, Campaigns and Communications

The Policy, campaigns and communications team campaign for change that will improve the lives of young women.

Joe Levenson   Director of Communications and Campaigns
Mark Gale   Policy and Campaigns Manager
Peter Simpson   Media Manager (Interim)
Esther Sample   Research and Evaluation Manager
Sarah Sheerman-Chase   Digital Transformation Lead
Nadina Kulara   Digital Engagement Officer


The Fundraising team develop fundraising opportunities and partnerships with companies and grant givers who share our commitment to equality in the workplace. 

Laura Perkins  Director of Fundraising 
Rebecca Richards   Individual Giving Manager
Lily Kendall   Fundraising Innovation Manager
Richard Grassby-Lewis   Trusts and Foundations Manager
Joy Lancaster   Fundraising Officer 

Finance and resources

The Finance and resources team make sure that everything is running smoothly at the Young Women's Trust HQ.  

Sharon Roberts   Facilities and Administration Manager
Samina Muller   Finance Assistant



Our Trustees come from a broad range of backgrounds in business, charity, politics and human rights.