Meet the team

Our highly experienced team work to help communities and organisations achieve their ambitions, by providing expertise, advice and support.

Staff

Cambridgeshire ACRE - our team - Laura Allen
Laura Allen
New Life on the Old West Natural Heritage and Communities Officer
Cambridgeshire ACRE - our team - Kirsten Bennett
Kirsten Bennett

Chief Executive

Cambridgeshire ACRE - our team - Jenna Brame
Jenna Brame
Rural and Community Led Housing Development Officer
Cambridgeshire ACRE - our team - Alison Brown
Alison Brown

Head of Business Services

Cambridgeshire ACRE - our team - Rachel Brown
Rachael Brown

Community Development Manager

Cambridgeshire ACRE - our team - Kieran Carr
Kieran Carr

Economic Programmes Manager

Cambridgeshire ACRE - our team - Lisa Chambers
Lisa Chambers

Community Development Officer

Toby Frith
Toby Frith

Digital Marketing Degree Apprentice

Cambridgeshire ACRE - our team - LCambridgeshire ACRE - our team - Howard Jones
Howard Jones

New Life on the Old West Project Manager

Beverley Vasey

Administration Assistant

Linda Watson

Finance Officer

Board

Our Board is comprised of eight directors who also serve as the charity’s trustees. All act in a voluntary capacity.

Annie Blair

Chairperson and Trustee

David Gibbs

Trustee

Brian Hayes

Trustee

Michael Hellowell

Vice Chairperson, Treasurer and Trustee

Terry Jordan

Vice Chairperson and Trustee

Hugh McCurdy

Trustee

Elizabeth Stazicker

Trustee

Hazel Williams MBE

Trustee

Our Honorary Roles

As noted in About Us, Cambridgeshire ACRE has a history of involving eminent local figures in its work. That tradition continues to this day, through our President and Vice President

Cambridgeshire ACRE - our team - LCambridgeshire ACRE - our team - Rt Revd Stephen Conway, Bishop of Ely
Right Reverend Stephen Conway

President

Cambridgeshire ACRE - our team - LCambridgeshire ACRE - our team - Julie Spence OBE QPM, Lord Lieutenant of Cambridgeshire
Julie Spence OBE CStJ QPM

Vice President