Clare Argar – Director (London)
Clare leads the London team and is responsible for the strategic development of the DofE in the region. Clare is a member of the UK Executive and actively contributes to national strategy, for example leading on the DofE’s work with the secure estate. Clare also acts as a spokesperson for the Charity.
Operations Managers are responsible for supporting their teams to develop DofE delivery in Licensed Organisations across their portfolios. They ensure quality of delivery and build new partnerships at a strategic level.
Senior Operations Manager – Oliver Rice
Oliver manages a team of 4x Operations Managers that lead their teams to ensure the DofE within London is delivered in line with the Youth without Limits Strategy across London. As well as being responsible for business-as-usual work within London, he also act as the project lead for strategic projects such as our partnership with The Lord Mayor’s Appeal.
Elizabeth Oliver – Operations Manager
Elizabeth line manages Philippa Conlin, Zariaat Masood, Emily Lewis and Tom Plant and has oversight of their portfolios.
Rebecca Wing – Operations Manager
Rebecca line manages Jade Wilson, Lowell Weir, Natalie Western and Stephanie Michaeloudis, and has oversight of their portfolios. Rebecca is currently the contact for current and prospective Licenced Organisations within the London Borough of Richmond.
Flora Fergusson – Operations Manager
Flora line manages Debbie Sisson and Hayley Hyman and has oversite of their portfolios. Flora is currently the contact for current and prospective Licenced Organisations within Bromley (East) and Secure Estates.
Hannah Monks – Operations Manager (Secondment)
Hannah line manages Stephanie Taylor, Joe Waters and Eleanor Upchurch and has oversite of their portfolios. Hannah is currently the contact for current and prospective Licenced Organisations within Hounslow and Merton.
Operations Officers are responsible for supporting Licensed Organisations with their DofE delivery. This includes supporting centres to grow, licensing new organisations to deliver the DofE and delivering training.
Elizabeth Oliver’s Team
Emily will be supporting the Access Without Limits Projects as well as supporting delivery within the London Borough of Brent.
Tom will be supporting delivery within Further Education settings.
Rebecca Wings Team
Lowell will be working on supporting voluntary and youth organisations.
Natalie will be working on supporting voluntary and youth organisations.
Hannah Monks Team
Eleanor will be supporting our Boosting Participation Project, as well as supporting the London Borough of Wandsworth.
Mairead Grant – Business Support Manager
Mairead is responsible for the administration team, she oversees regional financial transactions, leads on the administration of licences and the day to day running of the London office.
Hollie Ridler – Business Support Assistant
Hollie runs the social media and comms for the London region. Hollie is also responsible for the verification of Gold Awards at regional level.