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Staff and Trustees

Staff

Paul Fleming
Executive Director

Paul has been a resident of Hoxton for over 15 years and joined the Trust in June 2018. His background is charity fundraising and communications following a successful career in the corporate sector. He has a master’s degree in business administration.

Annietta Stapleton
Finance and Premises Administrator

Annietta was a resident of Hoxton for over 30 years and has worked at the Charity for nearly 20 years.

Margaret Lauder
Legal advisor

Margaret is our longest serving employee having joined the Trust in 1993 when the Legal Advice service opened. She is an expert in welfare and housing rights. Margaret lives in East London.

Clarissa Trevor
Legal advisor

Clarissa has worked at the Hoxton Trust for 10 years.  After a career in Marketing and PR, Clarissa took time out to have four children and do a 2nd degree, returning to work at Enfield Citizen’s Advice Bureau where she did her Adviser training. Clarissa speaks French fluently and holds the Diploma of the Institute of Marketing.

Stephen Mason
Community Gardener

Stephen is an organic gardener/tutor and environmental educator/trainer working with people of all ages and abilities in a variety of settings.


Trustees

Maria Way
Chair

Maria is a local resident and has been on the board since 2010, and as Chair since 2015.

Lelah Palmer
Treasurer

Lelah is the Senior Finance Officer at the Churches Conservation Trust and lives in the East End. She speaks fluent Krio.

Richard Bartrum

Richard is the Director of Migrant Law Partnership, a local law firm specialising in Immigration law.

Carolyn Housman

Carolyn is CEO of Children and Families Across Borders, a charity helping vulnerable children affected by migration. She is a Steering Committee Member of the Global Social Service Workforce Alliance, Chair of the Cross Border Child Safeguarding Working Group and a member of the Kinship Care Alliance.

Warren Drew

Warren is a lawyer and journalist and an expert in litigation. Warren is a Fellow of The Royal Society.

Brogan McPherson

Brogan is the Business Development and Marketing Manager for PTRC Education and Research Services. She is experienced in setting up and managing volunteering projects. Brogan is originally from Canada and loves travelling.

Victoria Acuta

Victoria is an experienced Marketing Manager with a demonstrated history of working in the entertainment industry. Previously at CNN, Victoria now works at Disney where she is an Owned Media Manager and Head of Philanthropy at Women@Disney UK&I BRG.

Mrithula Shanker

Mrith is a lawyer with Linklaters and is currently helping her clients in Brexit planning, amongst many other things. A native Australian, Mrith lives locally.

To contact any of the trustees please email
paul@hoxtontrust.org.
Thank you.