Our staff team

We are Advonet

Our staff team is made up of lots of very talented people.  Our staff and our volunteers are our most valuable resource.

Please note that staff are listed alphabetically by surname.

Lindsay Ambridge
Senior Advocate
 

Hilary Ashton
Contracts & Quality Manager
 

Gayle Atha
Advocate
 

Luke Aylward
Information Officer
Leeds Autism Aim

Serena Ayub
Advocate 
 

Hazel Bailey
Advocacy Assistant
 

Alexis Barnes
Advocate
 

Glenn Bates
Senior Advocate & Volunteer Coordinator

Lindsey Berard
Advocacy Assistant
 

Philip Bramson
Chief Executive
 

Stella Chatterton
Database Consultant
 

Chisomo Chikwana
Advocate
 

Paul Cordy
Advocate
 

Wendy Cork
Autism Lead
 

Irene Crawshaw
Senior Advocate
 

Alzakki Dabba
Advocate
 

Cara Dalton
Finance Manager
 

Sophie Dourambeis
Advocacy Assistant
 

Debbie Fox
Advocacy Assistant
 

Karen Friend
Advocate
 

Fiona Green
Advocacy Referrals Assistant
 

Mandy Haigh
Leep1 Manager
 

Maria Hmilanska
Advocate
 

Paul Holland
Senior Advocate
 

Karen Hood
Advocate
 

Vicky House
Advocate
 

Jemma Humby
Advocate
 

Nahida Hussain
Advocate
 

Bushra Javed
Bilingual Advocacy Coordinator
 

Fiona Jenkins
Operations Manager
 

Farrah Jivraj
Advocacy Assistant
 

Nazia Khan
Advocate
 

Brasso Khupe
Advocate
 

Tony Lawson
Advocate
 

Anne-Marie Ledson
Senior Operations Manager
 

Trudi Longbottom
Advocacy Assistant
 

Tajinder Lyal
Advocate
 

Michelle Mangeolles
Advocate
 

Angie Marshall
Leep1 Cafe Manager
 

Hannah McClure
Advocate
 

Tracy McNamara
Advocate
 

John Mirfield
Advocate
 

Pauline Naylor
Advocate
 

Pawel Nieruchalski
Finance Assistant
 

Darren Nixon
Leep1 Assistant Cafe Manager
 

Claire Nixson
Asking You! Coordinator
 

John Parkes
Advocacy Referrals Assistant
 

Iveta Peskova
Advocate
 

Anne Pliener
Advocate
 

Sameer Sami
Senior Advocate & Volunteer Coordinator

Sandi Silver
Advocate
 

Jackie Simpson
HR & Data Administrator
 

Kevin Speakman
Advocate
 

Clive Taylor
Advocate
 

Neville Thompson
Advocate
 

Sue Townsley
Advocate
 

Kirsten Trickett
Advocate
 

Lesley Trickett
Autism Hub Coordinator
 

Paul Wade
Leep1 Volunteer Coordinator
 

Owen Walker
Autism Aim Volunteer Coordinator

Yang Wang
Advocate
 

Jane Welborn
Advocate
 

Katie Whitham
Office & Resources Manager
 

Rosie Whitmore
Senior Advocate
 

Emma Williams
Finance Director
 

Paul Wright
Operations Manager