Meet The Team

Meet our wonderful staff at The Children's Foundation.

Meet The Team

Our small but very effective team works hard to ensure your money reaches the children and young people who need it most.

Nicola CrawfordDirector of Operations

Email Address:Nicola.Crawford@nuth.nhs.uk

Telephone Number:0191 2820888

Which kitchen utensil would you be, and why? A juicer as I like to extract the best from everyone

What animal/creature/thing makes you shudder?Very simply Wasps. I am so scared of them and you can guarantee in a room full of people I’m the one they bother!

What is your favourite smell?Lavender when you brush past it in the garden.

Sandra AllenFinance Manager (part-time)

Sandra

Email Address:sandra.allen@nuth.nhs.uk

Telephone Number:0191 282 0000

Which kitchen utensil would you be, and why?A spork – I keep trying to multitask

What animal/creature/thing makes you shudder?Easy one - cockroaches

What is your favourite smell?The smell of woodlands on a warm day after rain

Laura McVeighRegional Community & Events Fundraiser

Email Address:laura.mcveigh@nuth.nhs.uk

Telephone Number:0191 2820896

Which kitchen utensil would you be, and why?I would be a blender. I really love mixing things up and trying new things. I am not afraid to jump right in and love being adventurous.

What animal/creature/thing makes you shudder?Scary movies – they creep me out for weeks!

What is your favourite smell?The smell of a cake baking in the oven as it reminds me of childhood afternoons in the kitchen with my granny.

Alicia Clovis-MothalibProjects & Fundraising Assistant (part-time - covering maternity leave)

Email Address:alicia.clovis-mothalib@nuth.nhs.uk

Telephone Number:0191 2820891

Which kitchen utensil would you be, and why?An oven- when you turn up the heat you get the best results!

What animal/creature/thing makes you shudder?I’m no good around vomit, I’ll be the one who disappears to get you a glass of water…

What is your favourite smell?Sweet festive spices like mixed cinnamon, ginger, cardamom and nutmeg…mmm!

Samantha CurtisFundraising Assistant (Part Time)

Email Address:samantha.curtis@nuth.nhs.uk

Telephone Number:0191 2820894

Which kitchen utensil would you be, and why?I would be a measuring cup. I am always precise with my work and make sure I am always reliable. A measuring cup is consistent and dependable.

What animal/creature/thing makes you shudder?Seagulls, they ruin a trip to the seaside trying to pinch your chips.

What is your favourite smell?Fresh laundry hanging on the washing line in the sun.

Olivia ColquhounFundraising and Events Assistant (Part time)

Email Address:olivia.colquhoun@nuth.nhs.uk

Telephone Number:0191 2820892

Which kitchen utensil would you be, and why?An old fashioned whisk - I put a lot of effort into things to try and get the best result.

What animal/creature/thing makes you shudder?Moths and butterflies.

What is your favourite smell?The sweet smell of cakes and pastries when walking past a bakery.

Georgia NixonFundraising and Events Assistant (Part time)

Email Address:georgia.nixon@nuth.nhs.uk

Telephone Number:0191 2820893

Which kitchen utensil would you be, and why?An egg timer - I like to be organised and plan ahead to make sure I meet deadlines on time!

What animal/creature/thing makes you shudder?Snakes and spiders!

What is your favourite smell?My mam’s home cooked spaghetti bolognaise mmm!!

Kerry MccormackProject Manager (part-time - currently on maternity leave)

Kerry Banner

Email Address:kerry.mccormack@nuth.nhs.uk

Telephone Number:0191 282 0891

Which kitchen utensil would you be, and why?Scales – like to weigh up my options

What animal/creature/thing makes you shudder?Easy - Spiders all creepy crawlies actually

What is your favourite smell?Freshly cooked bread – yum yum

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