Please see below the details for staff, Board and Advocates. You can also use the contact us form for general information.

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Found 35 team members.

  • Barry Horne

    Chief Executive

    Barry provides leadership to the organisation, working closely with the Board and all staff to make sure that EFDS is able to deliver exceptional results and see more disabled people getting and staying active.

    Phone
    01509 227750
  • Ray Ashley

    Head of Engagement

    Ray provides leadership and support for the development and success of the Engagement and partnerships team. He oversees the local engagement, work with National Governing Bodies of sport and other partnerships, such as building relationships with the disability sector.

    Phone
    01509 227750
  • George Bollands

    Active Kids for All Project Admin Assistant

    George supports project administration, communication, delivery and evaluation alongside the project manager and project officer across the Active Kids for All programmes.

    Phone
    01509 227750
  • Jess Cook

    National Partnerships Advisor

    EFDS has a team of Advisors to support local and national work. The Engagement Advisors cover nine regions across England. Jess as a National Advisor supports key strategic partners, including National Governing Bodies of Sport (NGBs). Her work helps these partners to be more effective in enabling more disabled people to be more active in sport and physical activity.

    Phone
    01509 227750
  • Barinder Dale

    Head of Corporate Services

    Barinder leads on our finance and office management. She looks after our day-to-day operations, providing systems and procedures to help our improve our effectiveness.

    Phone
    01509 227750
  • Mark Fosbrook

    Engagement Advisor (West Midlands and South West)

    EFDS has a team of Advisors to support local and national work. The Engagement Advisors cover nine regions across England. Along with our National Advisors, they support key strategic partners, including County Sports Partnerships (CSPs) and National Governing Bodies of Sport (NGBs). Their work helps these partners to be more effective in enabling more disabled people to be more active in sport and physical activity.

    Phone
    01509 227750
  • Dawn Hughes

    IFI Manager

    Dawn manages the IFI project and leads on the equipment standards, working with manufacturers nationally and internationally to ensure that all future gym equipment is accessible.

    Phone
    01509 227750
  • Francis Leng

    Research and Insight Advisor (NDSOs)

    Francis joined EFDS in November 2014. He supports the National Disability Sport Organisations (NDSOs) with the research and insight for their programmes. He works with NDSOs to identify key needs to influence future insight as well as providing relevant research to fill those gaps.

    Phone
    0161 228 2868
  • Sarah Marl

    Marketing and Communications Manager

    Sarah has been involved in sport for disabled people for several years. She now leads and oversees the marketing and communication function across the whole organisation, ensuring EFDS’s position is developed positively for all internal and external stakeholders.

    Phone
    0161 228 2868
  • Joan Massie

    Finance and Administration Assistant

    Joan's role supports the Finance Manager, IFI Team, Partnerships Manager and Sports Development Managers with all their administration needs. Joan is also the first point of contact on for the Loughborough main line telephone queries and Federation email enquiries. Joan also provides website administration assistance.

    Phone
    01509 227750
  • Rhian McCarroll

    Active Kids for All Project Officer

    Rhian supports project co-ordination, delivery and engagement alongside the project manager and project assistant across the Sainsbury’s Active Kids for All programmes.

    Phone
    07792459803
  • Jayant Mistry

    Sports Development Advisor (Best Practice)

    Phone
    01509 227750