Forum Structure


Forum Trustees


Chair: Bill Rollinson M.B.E.

Vice Chair :  John Welham

Treasurer : Gerry Deacon

Older Persons

Carole Gosden

Anne Forbes

Margaret Bell

Jean Townsend

Paid workers from member organisations

Ruth Cornelisson (Care & Repair Leeds)

Tricia Gradys (Richmond Hill Elderly Action)

Gabrielle Hamilton (Leeds Museums and Galleries)

Ripaljeet Kaur (Touchstone)

Heather O’Donnell (Age UK Leeds)

John O’Dwyer (Caring Together in Woodhouse & Little London)

Rachel Walker (Growing Old Grace-fully)


Rachel Koivunen
Acting Chief Executive

Sean Tunnicliffe
Forum Communications Officer

Penny Carter
Management Accountant

Lisa Fearn
Acting Time to Shine Programme Manager (job share)

Hillary Wadsworth
Time to Shine Programme Manager (job share)

Julia Edmunds
Acting Time to Shine Learning Facilitator

Emily Axel
Time to Shine Age Friendly Campaign Officer

Sara Alkins
Time to Shine Monitoring Officer

Hanna Wilcock (on maternity leave until October)
Time to Shine Learning Facilitator

Jessica Duffy
Time to Shine Monitoring and Evaluation Assistant