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Our People


We have a small staff team all of whom work part-time & flexibly.  

Denise Kent - Chief Executive Officer denise@basmind.org

Lisa Wingrave - General Manager

Jill Foley - Housing and Volunteer Manager

Pauline Berry - Charity Shop & Well Being Manager

Nicola Leveridge - Assistant Charity Shop Manager

Cliff Bedford - Counselling Manager

Jamie Whaley - Counselling Assistant

Geof Shepherd - Counselling Administration Assistant

Julie Edwards - Counselling Administration Assistant and Shop & EBay Assistant

Andy Stone - Forensic Advocate

Alice Walker - Positive Pathways Worker

Jordan Young - Positive Pathways Worker

Elaine Stroud - Crisis Sanctuary Peer Worker

Nicole Harrington - Crisis Sanctuary Peer Worker



We have a wonderful group of volunteers who help design and provide our services.