Staff team

Meet the Playlist for Life team! 

Click ‘play’ under each staff profile to discover the music and memories on their personal playlist.

Our Senior Management Team

Our Senior Management Team delivers the charity’s strategic plan, provides leadership and management for the wider team, and oversees the daily operations to support the delivery of the charity’s activities.

Michelle Armstrong-Surgenor

Executive Director 

Nick
Balneaves

Head of Digital and Development

Michael
Timmons

Head of Communities

Michelle
Conlin

Head of Communications and Campaigns

Our Operations Team

Our Operations Team provides technical support, including: IT, finance, general office management and administrative support to enable the rest of the team to get the job done efficiently and effectively. 

Paula
Bain

Business Manager

Stefan
Meens

Executive Assistant and Systems Officer

Our Communications Team

Our Communications Team works with our supporters, communities, partners and the media to promote Playlist for Life’s activities and share the positive impacts of our activities across the UK.

Isa
Rao

Visual
Storyteller

Ellie
Miles

Partnerships
Officer

Rachael
Kilgour

Digital Communications
Officer

Our Communities Team

Our Communities Team works directly with our Help Points, volunteers, supporters and partners to help people connect though the power of personal music throughout the UK.

Communities Officers

Mary
McDougall

Communities Officer

Rebecca
Kennedy

Communities Officer

Pam
Ribbeck

Communities Officer

Local Organisers

Surrinder
Bains

Local Organiser

Gill
Roberts

Local Organiser