The Mulberry Centre Staff

Raj is responsible for overall management of The Mulberry Centre and leadership of the team of staff and volunteers. Key responsibilities are: strategic direction of the charity; developing and implementing service enhancements; fundraising and promotional strategy; staff recruitment; development and building relationships with stakeholders.

Raj Athwal, Executive Director (Full-time)

Julie is responsible for the delivery of our comprehensive support and information programme and ensuring consistent high-quality delivery to anyone affected by cancer. Julie oversees the delivery and development of all our client support services by managing a team of five. She ensures that our projects meet the needs of the people we serve, are delivered safely and effectively, and meet all relevant legislative and safeguarding requirements.
Julie also works closely with the Executive Director to raise the Mulberry Centre’s profile through community engagement and awareness about the signs and symptoms of different types of cancer and ways in which people can adopt preventive measures.

Julie Quinn, Mulberry Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Services Manager (MMCISSM) (Full-time)

Penny leads the team of volunteer counsellors in accordance with the Centre’s guidelines to ensure that the Centre’s high reputation for it counselling services are maintained.

Penny Kiernan, Counselling Lead (Part-time)

The Cancer Information Support Assistant’s supports Julie, the Cancer Information and Support Manager to provide a comprehensive holistic cancer information and support service within The Mulberry Centre to meet the needs of cancer patients, carers and those bereaved as a result of cancer.

Charlotte Burn, Mulberry Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Assistant (Part-time)

Lottie supports Julie, the Cancer Information and Support Manager to provide a comprehensive holistic cancer information and support service within The Mulberry Centre to meet the needs of cancer patients, carers and those bereaved as a result of cancer.

Lottie Felix, Mulberry Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Assistant (Part-time)

Catharine is responsible for developing the fundraising and communications strategy, and primarily focuses on making grant applications, and working with companies and individuals to raise income, in-kind support and awareness for the Centre.

Catharine Langrish, Fundraising and Engagement Manager (Part-time)

Jassi’s role includes raising The Mulberry Centre’s profile through community engagement at the same time as educating people (through presentations, desks and information roadshows), on how to identify signs and symptoms and reduce the risks of cancer.
Working closely with the Fundraising and Engagement Manager, the Community Engagement Lead is involved in maximizing opportunities to engage with hard to reach groups and develop new networks to increase awareness of The Mulberry Centre amongst the wider community.

Jassi Grewal, Community Engagement Lead (Part-time)

Debbie is responsible for all aspects of volunteering at The Mulberry Centre, including the co-ordination, recruitment, induction, support and training of volunteers, adhering to the Centre’s volunteering policies. Debbie matches the skills and availability of volunteers to the roles available and supports and monitors the impact of volunteering on the Centre’s activities.

Debbie Davey, Mulberry Macmillan Volunteer Lead (Part-time)

Angie is responsible for the delivery and development of The Mulberry Centre’s complementary therapies, one-to-one and group wellbeing classes as well as being able to design and deliver workshops to meet the needs of The Mulberry Centre clients.

Angie Forero, Complementary Therapies Lead (part-time)

Anna is responsible for the operational management of the Centre, overseeing the Front Office, Estates & Facilities and IT systems. Her role involves providing operational support to all staff and volunteers including producing key data for The Board of Trustees and the Fundraising Team.

Anna McGettigan, Operations Manager (Part-time)

Santosh is one of the first points of contact for our clients at the Mulberry Centre. She is responsible for providing essential administrative support, dealing with face to face queries, telephone calls and booking appointments. She also provides day to day support to all our volunteers and staff members.

Santosh Chohan , Services Administrators (Part-time)

Jas is one of the first points of contact for our clients at the Mulberry Centre. She is responsible for providing essential administrative support, dealing with face to face queries, telephone calls and booking appointments. She also provides day to day support to all our volunteers and staff members.

Jas Toor, Services Administrators (Part-time)

Penny is responsible for developing our Individual Giving, Legacy promotion, Supporter-led Challenges and Community Event programmes. She is also responsible for providing effective communications to raise our profile.

Penny Randhawa, Supporter Engagement Lead (Full-time)