7 results for group: trustees


Stuart Penny

Stuart is a retired former senior NHS manager having worked for over 30 years in NHS Blood and Transplant specialising in operations management. Since retirement Stuart has been in the voluntary role of the Amnesty International representative in Wales working to support local Amnesty groups in their activism and to promote the work of Amnesty in Wales. Stuart is also the chair of his local Amnesty group in Monmouth.

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Alison McQueen

Alison acts as a link between City United Reformed Church and Asylum Justice. She is an Elder at City United Reformed Church in Windsor Place, Cardiff. The church has historically tried to support Asylum Justice in various ways; currently it provides the venue for the weekly drop in sessions. She is also a member of the Asylum Justice Fundraising and Communications Sub Group.

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Vicky Goodban

Vicky Goodban worked in a number of roles for Oxfam Cymru running programmes focused on refugees and asylum seekers’ rights in Wales from 2011-18, and joined the Asylum Justice board as a trustee in 2015. During this time, she was also a contributing member of both Cardiff and Swansea City of Sanctuary groups. Before coming to Wales, Vicky completed an LLM in International Criminal Justice & Armed Conflict at Nottingham University, with a focus on International Refugee Law. She joined the Fahamu Refugee Programme (now the ‘Rights in Exile Programme’) in Oxford subsequently, and carried out multi-country research into immigration detention as ...

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Siân Summers-Rees

Siân is an experienced senior manager who has successfully delivered in the third sector, she is currently the Chief Officer for City of Sanctuary UK. Previous to her current role she worked as the Director for Wales for the Community Transport Association (CTA) for two years, and previous to that she worked as the Chief Officer as Displaced People in Action (DPIA) for ten years. Her roles at CTA and DPIA were varied and included working on policy and strategy, as well as project management. Also during her time in the refugee sector she developed experience of delivering training in equality, diversity and refugee awareness. Siân has a legal ...

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Emmy Chater

Femmigje (aka Emmy) Chater arrived in the United Kingdom in 1999 from the Netherlands.  In 2001 she started working for a Local Authority/Newport City Council in various roles supporting asylum seekers and refugees. During this period she obtained a BA Hons in Social Work and has been a registered Social Worker since. Emmy had until recently been the migration policy officer for Newport City Council. She was initially involved with Asylum Justice as a volunteer and then became a trustee for Asylum Justice in 2007. She is also registered at OISC level 1. Emmy is the designated child protection and safeguarding lead for the organisation.

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Dr Bernadette Rainey

Dr Bernadette Rainey is a lecturer at Cardiff Law School and is the Director of ...

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