Our Trustees

Jenny Longford (Chair) - Teacher (retired), formerly manager of Community Education (ESOL) at Tower Hamlets College, London.

Christopher Hill (Treasurer) - Retired accountant, with strong links to a range of local charities. Former RS(D) trustee, returning in May 2017 as Treasurer.

David Mezzetti (Company Secretary) - Social entrepreneur. Former advisory teacher and business owner. Trustee since 2003.

Robert Mycock - Head of ESOL, Exeter College. Linking RS(D) with refugees and asylum seekers in English language learning.

Bernadette Chelvanayagam - Former Trainer and Community Development Worker, now retraining and working in Clinical Negligence and Personal Injury Law.

Liz Oxburgh - Retired IT Project Manager, long-time supporter of RSD and more recently, active volunteer assisting with awareness-raising events.

Shurouk Al-sabbagh -  Solicitor specialising in claimant clinical negligence and with substantial experience of company management.

Grace Frain - Anthropology graduate, with experience as Students Guild President and in particular research and development of Exeter as a University of Sanctuary.