Our Staff, Facilitators & Trustees

Igniting the spark of active leadership within each of us for a better world. The extraordinary people who bring Embercombe alive, working alongside those on the short-term volunteering and assistantship programmes to model active leadership for a better world.

Meet Our Staff Team

Cindy May Cooper

Cindy May Cooper

Marketing & Communications
Clare Mann

Clare Mann

Finance HR & Policy Manager
Fiona Barnes

Fiona Barnes

Operations and Host Facilitator
Helen Gibbons

Helen Gibbons

Sustainability Director
Julia Blagbrough

Julia Blagbrough

Grants and Trusts Fundraiser
Niaomh Convery

Niaomh Convery

Kitchen Lead
Nick Beighton

Nick Beighton

Site and Operations Lead
Stephan Pfaff

Stephan Pfaff

Programmes Lead

Meet Our Programme Facilitators

Ben Mali Macfadyen

Ben Mali Macfadyen

Facilitator
Fiona Barnes

Fiona Barnes

Operations and Host Facilitator
Isabel Wright

Isabel Wright

Land Based Education Facilitator
Jo Clarke

Jo Clarke

Land Based Education Facilitator
Joanna Watters

Joanna Watters

Facilitator - Grow the Grown Ups
Joey Waterson

Joey Waterson

Facilitator
Mac Macartney

Mac Macartney

Founder of Embercombe
Tim Hall

Tim Hall

Facilitator and Bee Keeper
Tina Sharman

Tina Sharman

Facilitator

Meet Our Trustees

Charles Anderson

Charles Anderson

Chair of Trustees
Jon Rae

Jon Rae

Trustee
Ruth Dobson

Ruth Dobson

Treasurer

Meet Our Council Chiefs

Cindy May Cooper

Cindy May Cooper

Marketing & Communications
David Smart-Knight

David Smart-Knight

Council Chief
Fiona Barnes

Fiona Barnes

Operations and Host Facilitator
Joanna Watters

Joanna Watters

Facilitator - Grow the Grown Ups
Joey Waterson

Joey Waterson

Facilitator
Tim Hall

Tim Hall

Facilitator and Bee Keeper