Trustees

Members of the board of trustees;

Chair Peter Forbes,Community Architect/Technical Aid Consultant – Specialising in Third Sector, Fundraising

Treasurer Mohammed Patel, Member of North East Neighbourhood board – Disability Forum, Safer Stronger Communities Executive, active in a number of other neighbourhood Forums

Riaz Begum MBE, BA, Artist- Retired Senior Youth/Community Worker – Extensive knowledge and experience of young people, women’s groups, and is also a regular commentator in national art publications.

Maryam Batan, Chair of the South East Neighbourhood Board, expertise in finance, children in care, young women’s group, elders’ group

Halima Cassell, Sculptural Artist working primarily in clay drawing from Islamic and African influences and carved architecture. www.halimacassell.com

Artistic Advisor

Alwin Reamillo, International participatory artist, whose practice involves large scale social sculptures and installations. His work thrives on community values in which everyone contributes to the creation of fantastical collaborative objects.