Fiona Mann Founder & CEO
Amy GarrettMother Companions Manager
Amy studied Antenatal Education with the National Childbirth Trust (NCT) and then went on to
train as a Doula and is a recognised birth doula with Doula UK. She has a background in marketing and sales for social housing projects and has completed voluntary placements for a number of Bristol based charities.
Domonique Sakoilsky Volunteer Supervisor
Gail Mann Finance Coordinator
Azza MustafarWellbeing & Advocacy Coordinator
Sophia HankeOperations Coordinator
Silvia Jimenez CruzCommunications Coordinator
Wendy Cox Policy & Specialist Needs Advisor
and counsellor. Wendy has demonstrable experience as a sexual health worker supporting people with HIV including women with substance misuse issues and women working in the sex industry. Wendy more recently coordinated a bereavement service open to anyone who had lost a baby or child. She brings a profound understanding of the needs of vulnerable women to the role.
Asli Tatliadim Chair of Trustees
Jen Gerrard Treasurer
Dr. Michal Nahman
Her research includes border security developments and its impacts on human rights and for people on the move, including climate migrants. In 2015 for gave a TedX talk called “Dismantling the Border Security Mantra”. In 2019 she organised the first conference in Bristol designed to foster discussion on climate change and migration with community members.
She has worked with refugees in the UK, Turkey and Germany, including being former Director of Bristol based charity Borderlands. She has also been the founder of several projects, including Life Jackets for Refugees – the first project to get high quality to refugees making the crossing from Turkey to Greece.
Our incredible Mother Companions are the beginning and end of all our work. A huge thank you!