Board of Directors

Janice Cherry

Janice works in a voluntary capacity within her own community in Castlereagh.

Sammy Douglas

Board Member
Sammy is an active Board Member of the Ullans Academy which seeks to promote Ulster Scots heritage. Sammy is committed to the social, economic and cultural regeneration of East Belfast.

Bernie McConnell

Bernie is a Community Development Worker with Short Strand Community Forum for the past 17 years. Bernie has a strong interest in developing communities and assisting them in sustaining their development.

Rachael Davison

Board Member
Rachael is Centre Manager for Walkway Community Association.

Rev Mervyn Gibson

Mervyn is the Minister of Westbourne Presbyterian Church. Mervyn has a keen interest in promoting church and community links.

Tommy Sandford

Board Member
Tommy is a volunteer with the Cregagh Community Association.

Liz Olson

Board Member
Liz is a volunteer for the Braniel Community Association and Greenway Wpmens Centre

Glenn Jordan


Karen Purdy

Karen is the Manager of Bloomfield Community Association.

Richard Williamson

Richard Williamson

Margaret Ferguson

Board Member
Margaret is Methodist Minister

Bobby Ellison

Bobby is a retired Civil Servant who had worked in East Belfast for over 25 years. He is currently employed as Placement Manager with People Plus Training in East Belfast