our team, our trustees & our advisors

MEET THE TEAM

Ben Stone - Chief Executive

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Ben has worked with young people for 18 years with a wide range of experience including residential children's home management, leaving care, youth justice and gang crime, youth homelessness. This includes management and senior management roles was founder of a previous award winning charity. 


Ben is passionate about opportunities for young people and developing unique projects and strategies which bring together all sectors to create cohesive, progressive opportunity. 


Ben has supported other charities and social enterprises in their development and is a fellow of the school for social entrepreneurs. Ben also undertakes consultancy for other charities and social enterprises. 


Ben is a huge advocate for young people, work experience and community development and sits on other boards of charities to be voice for the third sector and encourage better partnership working. 



Steve Morley - Director of Engagement & Inclusion

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Stephen is a trainer, diversity consultant and guest lecturers well as being an inclusive sports coach. 


Having worked in business management, local government and sports development Steve is ideally placed to deliver our courses, projects and activities. His sporting background, coaching from grassroots to elite level, gives him perspective when delivering workshops such as 'How authentic leaders use a sporting mindset to build effective teams' 


Equally his experience in business and local government, particularly his work with BME communities, homelessness, people with disabilities and mental health enables him to deliver equality, diversity and inclusion - mental health & wellbeing in the workplace workshop. 


Steve is also a public speaker and experienced mentor who has a wide range of experiences of working with marginalised young people. 

Danielle Halsey - Director of Education & Programmes

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Danielle leads our education development and develops the programmes and content so they can become accredited to support more young people in reaching their aspirations. 


Danielle has been key to our mentoring delivery, session planning and content to ensure it meets needs and remains unique


Danielle is passionate about supporting young people to showcase their skills and strengths. 

Lisa Ansell - Business Development Manager

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Lisa has many years experience in business development, business planning and project development. Lisa leads on business development, income generation, contracts and lead generation.  

our trustees and advisors

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our patrons

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Memberships & Affiliations

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