Tom Franklin, Chief Executive

Tom has been CEO since 2016. He was previously CEO at Think Global, the global citizenship charity. Tom was a young councillor in his 20s, and it was this experience which inspires him especially to help empower young people to take leadership roles in their communities.

E: [email protected] 

T: 020 7566 4141 (switchboard)

Ray Ayivor, Director of Finance and Operations

Ray manages the overall operations of the charity – including our finances, governance, ICT, performance management, HR and premises. He basically keeps things (and us all) on track.

E: [email protected]

T: 020 7566 4141

Richard John, Director of Partnerships and Communications

Richard has been with us for over a decade overseeing the development of programmes in schools and building bespoke partnerships with corporates. He also leads on our communications strategy so we can expand our reach and depth of engagement to benefit even more young people.

E: [email protected]

T: 020 7566 4152

Yvonne Richards, Director of Programmes and Learning

Yvonne is the newest member of SLT, joining us in 2018 from Kidscape and, prior to that, UK Youth. She oversees the development of our programmes and resources, including lesson plans, mock trials competitions, and student conferences.

E: [email protected]

T: 020 7566 4151