While play is at the heart of our organisation, it takes more than our play team to run The Yard. Behind the scenes, there is a creativity and vision that also propels our success.

Louise Malone

Finance Manager

Anna on tyres

Anna Robinson

Partnerships Manager

Christy in giant pot in playground

Christy Thomson

Fundraising Officer

Hannah on see-saw

Hannah Mitchell

Fundraising Manager

Victoria with red umbrella

Victoria Armour

Communications Manager

Jess Bailey

Office and
Facilities Manager

Katrina on soft play

Katrina Trainor

Weekend Receptionist

Mark on bike

Mark Dodyk

Development Officer

Gillian on softplay

Gillian Archibald

Engagement Officer

Klaudiusz painting fence

Klaudiusz Pawlak

Facilities Officer

Ellen sitting on soft play

Ellen Starkey

Fundraising Assistant

Jillian Schofield

Head of Fundraising and Communications

Beth on softplay

Beth Nelson

Playscheme Coordinator

Rob Davidson

Social Enterprise Manager

Graham finance manager smiling

Graham Tait

Finance and Corporate Services Manager

Pauline in playroom

Pauline Dickson

People Development Manager


Alice Heywood

Communications Assistant