• Jen Morgan

    Executive Director

    Jen’s background has been as a social entrepreneur and leader of change having had roles in the commercial and third sector. She brings knowledge and knowhow around social innovation, strategies for change and collaborative processes. She is fascinated by relationships, learning and human evolution and has recently completed the Essentials Course. Jen joined the Trust in 2016 as Executive Director and her role is to help the Trust grow its work in the world.

    • Susan Mashkes

      Training Manager

      Susan comes from a career spanning some 40 years in banking, government and insurance in the US and the UK, from which she retired in 2013. She was fortunate to work in roles that allowed her to travel all over the world, and this fed a lifelong interest in intercultural communication and learning. Susan qualified as a Psychosynthesis counsellor at the Trust in 2004, and has maintained a small and rewarding therapy practice ever since. More recently, she was ordained as an interfaith minister and is now a trustee at the OneSpirit Interfaith Seminary. Susan is also a trained Purpose Guide and acts as mentor and board member of the Purpose Guides Institute. In 2018 Susan joined the Trust as Training Manager and is happily deepening her engagement with psychosynthesis.

      • Neil Barnes

        Programme Coordinator

        Neil joined the Trust in 2018 as Programme Coordinator supporting the Trust Team, Trainers and Students in the ongoing development of core training and the learning experience. Neil's background has been in process and system development for finance, governance, education and healthcare. He is passionate about the transpersonal and narratives as paths to purpose and meaning.

        • Cherrelle Harroo

          Communications Manager

          A graduate of English and Creative Writing with experience in administration, journalism, marketing and events production. She has volunteered as a youth coach, assisted drama therapy projects and has completed an introduction to counselling skills training course. Cherrelle joined the Trust in 2013 as PA to Programme Director and has since completed the Essentials of Psychosynthesis course.

          • Felicitas Mander

            Counselling Service Manager; Student Placement Service Manager

            Working as a counsellor since 2005, Felicitas manages the Counselling Service at the Trust, having worked with us since 2008. The Counselling Service exists to make the search for an appropriate and trustworthy therapist easier for a potential client. Her role as Counselling Service Manager requires her to work with both clients and therapists. In addition to this role she works in private practice and in the NHS as a Psychosynthesis therapist. She is also a Trust graduate.

            • Anna Jagric

              Director of Operations and Finance

              Anna has worked across sectors including charity, for profit and social enterprise. She trained as a bookkeeper and went on to a blend of operational and financial roles in small organisations. She then became a PRINCE2 accredited project manager and worked on projects to help scale and grow SMEs. She is process orientated and believes in cultivating a strong sense of community in all organisations.

              • Preet Vadher

                Finance Manager

                Preet joined the Trust in 2007. She is ACCA qualified (1999) and has extensive experience spanning 20+ years in various sectors including private, public and now charity.

                • Anandavajra (Jonathan) Turnbull

                  Community Host

                  Anandavajra’s background is in sales with experience of customer service and training roles. He is a former student of the Trust, having completed Essentials and the Foundation year back in 2004/2005. An accredited mediator, public speaking trainer and committed Buddhist, he looks to bring his skills and values to bear on his communication and his contribution to the communities that he’s part of. Anandavajra joined the Trust in 2018 as Community Host – as well as manning reception and overseeing building use, he’ll also be exploring ways to develop the community here at the Trust.

                  • Ray Scott

                    Caretaker

                    Ray Scott trained as painter and decorator from the age of 16 during a four year apprenticeship. He then went on to paint lighthouses, stately homes, council houses and over the years became skilled in carpentry. Ray also has 7 years’ experience working as a coal miner. Ray continues to work as a painter/decorator while working to keep everything running smoothly at the Trust. He repairs breaks, paints the building and supervises external contractors and cleaners that work at the Trust. Ray loves working in construction and maintenance; he sees it as a hobby rather than a job. Other hobbies of Ray’s include canoeing, cycling and picnics.