Joseph Lyons Chief Executive Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
With over ten years’ experience working across the community sports sector, Joe has been instrumental in linking education with traditional football-themed programmes. Since joining the Foundation in June 2013, Joe has created innovative ways to break down social barriers for young people to achieve. With a strong understanding of the affect football has on attitudes towards learning, he has developed a number of sport-based projects in order to foster opportunities for local residents.
Janet Wallace Finance Director Email: email@example.com
After training with Deloitte and spending 10 years as a chartered accountant, Janet has gathered a further 13 years of varied experience in accountancy and tax matters within the Corporate, Banking, and Charity and Not for Profit Sectors. Janet joined the Foundation during 2015, bringing with her a wealth of knowledge, which has been key to the evolving dynamics of the Foundation. Janet oversees the Foundation’s finance team, and also contributes to the strategic and operational matters of the whole organisation.
Sharon Leader Executive Assistant Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sharon has been with the Foundation since June 2016 and is responsible for supporting the CEO and the wider management team, providing a high quality secretarial and organisational support service.
Bryan Glover Head of Football Development Email: email@example.com
Bryan has been with the Foundation for eight years and now manages the football delivery and partnership development across east London & Essex, including all post-16 Learning Academy programmes, Soccer Schools, Elite Player Pathways and International development. During his time at the Foundation Bryan has also been a part of the WHU Academy where he was a lead Academy coach for five seasons.
Maria Abraham Health Manager Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Maria’s background is in creative industries both in UK and in her native Finland. In 2007 she went back to education to study Health Promotion and has been working in the industry since then. Her role as a Health Manager is to build partnerships and develop health programmes in line with local health strategies.
Temisan Williams Senior Education Officer Email: email@example.com
Arriving in September 2014, Temisan’s main role at the Foundation involves the development of educational support and provision for young people between the ages of 7-24 years. He manages a variety of educational community projects ranging from mentoring programmes to apprenticeships, traineeships and key stage 2 intervention strategies and healthy lifestyle workshops. As part of his role, Temisan also oversees the partnership between the Foundation and principal charity the Moore Family Foundation.
Rashid Abba Employability & Coach Education Manager Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Rashid has been with Foundation for the past 12 years and is responsible for the coordination, management and delivery of both Employability & Coach Education Programmes. He manages a variety of employability programmes including Premier League Works for young people between the ages of 16 – 25 years. As part of his role Rashid is also the Foundation safeguarding officer, Premier Skills Coach Educator and licensed FA Affiliate Tutor delivering a range of Football qualifications at level 1 – 2 and level 3 Association of Physical Education (AfPE). Rashid is continuously working towards staff development, including CPD training, mentoring and also supporting young people from emerging communities achieve their FA level 1 & 2 coaching badges.
Wayne Maxwell Head of Operations Email: email@example.com
Wayne has been with the Foundation since May 2016 and is responsible for the Operations across the Foundation, including at the Foundation site in Beckton, east London.