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Senior Leadership Team

Emma Clarke

Chief Executive Officer

I am responsible for the work of the charity, ensuring that the strategy agreed by our Trustees is delivered.

Darren Hayes

Head of Fundraising

I head up the fundraising team at the charity, managing all aspects of the charity’s fundraising. This involves dealing with fundraisers and their needs for support, as well as being strategic in our approach to grow our fundraising capabilities.

Grace Rawson

PA to CEO and SLT

I support our Chief Executive Officer, Emma, and our Senior Leadership Team by managing, organising and attending key meetings, and supporting the wider charity and our Board of Trustees with key projects and activities.

Cancer Services Team

Emily Howarth

Head of Cancer Support Services (Interim)

My main role is to provide emotional support, information and advice to individuals affected by cancer at any stage in the patient pathway, as well as their family members, friends and carers.

Fran Ball (RN)

Senior Healthcare Professional

As a Healthcare professional my key role is to support cancer patients and their families through all parts of their journey, from diagnosis, to treatment and beyond.

Sarah Walsh

Cancer Information and Support Coordinator

My role at Weston Park Cancer Charity is based at Weston Park Cancer Support, within the care service.

Lauren Bell

Information and Support Advisor (HCP)

My role involves emotional support, while also offering information and advice to cancer patients and their loved ones.

Faye McDool

Service Development and Engagement Manager

My role is a completely new position to the charity, as part of the Charity's Outreach Project. My role will include the development of the Outreach service, which is dedicated to tackling health inequalities and which ultimately hopes to bring the support the centre offers, into communities.

Kane Feek

Patient Transport & Support Officer.

As the Patient Transport & Support Officer at Weston Park Cancer Charity since January 2024, I lead a transport service covering Chesterfield, Rotherham, & Barnsley, aiming to alleviate the stress of travel for patients accessing cancer treatment at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals.

Nicole Maltby

Cancer Information & Support Advisor (Healthcare Professional)

My role at Weston Park Cancer Charity is based at Weston Park Cancer Support, within the care service.

Fundraising and Marketing

Sam Heritage

Fundraising Manager

With 24 years of experience in the charity sector and a passion for fundraising, I am dedicated to driving regional growth at Weston Park Cancer Charity, inspired by the community's support to provide vital services for those affected by cancer.

Rachael Thomas

Events Manager

I joined Weston Park Cancer Charity in January 2023 as the Events Manager.

Emily Brett

Campaign Manager

Having recently joined Weston Park Cancer Charity's Marketing team with a background in product marketing in the education sector, I'm eager to promote our fundraising events and community initiatives like the Big Purple Bus, inviting others to join us at events or become volunteers to support our cause.

Niamh Markey

Marketing and communications officer

I work in the Marketing team with a focus on our digital presence.

Steve Timmins

Business Development Manager

As the Business Development Manager at Weston Park Cancer Charity, I engage with corporate clients in South Yorkshire, forging partnerships through various initiatives to support those affected by cancer and constantly seeking new opportunities for engagement and fundraising.

Sasha James

Regional Fundraising Officer

As Regional Fundraising Officer, I enjoy the dynamic nature of fundraising, connecting with current and potential supporters alike. My focus is on expanding regionally, raising awareness of our cancer support services, and securing vital funds. Reach out to learn more about our fundraising team's support!

People & Business Services

Charlie Whitfield

Operations Officer

I’m part of the operations team at the charity and carry out a diverse role. My job is hugely diverse and no two days are the same.

Megan Hughes

Volunteer & HR Coordinator

I work within the HR team and my role is to make sure that our staff have a great experience working at the charity. We endeavour to support staff and volunteers in every way we can.

Sara Bean

Administrative Assistant

I am responsible for administrative support across the charity, supporting behind the scenes in our HR team, as well as supporting colleagues on the front desk at Weston Park Cancer Support and the Charity Hub.