Members of staff

Nick Schofield
Nick SchofieldChief Executive Officer
Nick started his working life in the City with a five-year posting in Singapore. Before returning to the UK, he took a year-long sabbatical in India where he worked for His Holiness the Dalai Lama and the Tibetan Government-in-Exile. Nick has a Masters in Communications Management and built a communications and messaging framework for use within the Tibetan community. Nick became a Trustee of VICTA in 2010 bringing his marketing and communications skills to the board. He became a member of the VICTA staff team in 2017 as Director of Strategy, Communications and Fundraising. Working as part of the Executive Management Team he focussed initially on consolidating the charity’s communications and outreach plan, broadening income streams and on GDPR. As CEO, NICK will continue to ensure that VICTA grows and reaches more young people and their families.
Luke Wakefield
Luke WakefieldHead of Activities and Strategic Programmes
Francesca Shepherd
Francesca ShepherdLead Activities Coordinator
John Smith
John SmithActivities and Volunteers Co-ordinator
Felicity Poulton
Felicity PoultonProjects and Programmes Manager
Charlotte Mellor
Charlotte MellorProjects and Programmes Administrator
Emily McMillan
Emily McMillanDesign, Communications and Office Manager
Joseph Ward
Joseph WardFundraising Manager
Thomas Francis
Thomas FrancisCharity Accountant
Sandra Kemble
Sandra KembleCharity Administrator