Our Team

Benjamin Opie

Business Support Officer

Charlie Johnston

 Volunteer Development Manager

Cassandra Walker

Senior Development Officer North

Emma Worsley

Communications Lead

Jayne Leech

Delivery Manager

Kate Hornby

Volunteer Hub Coordinator

Olivia Swingler

Organisational Development Officer

Pat Akerman

Voluntary Sector Development Lead

Sameea Kabir

Communications Assistant

Alliance Leadership Team (ALT)

The Alliance Leadership Team is made up of representatives from all six partners within the VSI Alliance.

Amanda Peters

Chief Executive  – WYCAS

Cassandra Walker

Senior Development Officer North - Locality

Debbie Graham

Director of Improvement (Strategic Planning and Acute Care) - NHS Calderdale Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG)

Jason Stamp

Chief Officer - Forum

Jayne O'Connell

Head of Partnerships & Programmes - VAC

Jayne Leech

Delivery Manager - Forum

Julie Robinson


Siân Rogers

Policy & Projects Manager, lead for Voluntary and Community Sector - Calderdale Council