Lorna Wallace - Chief Executive Officer

Lorna has over 30 years working in the voluntary and community sector in Coventry, Cardiff, London and Basildon. She took up post at CVP in January 2007. She has worked mainly in the fields of organisational management, community development, community economic regeneration, training & capacity building and fundraising. As well as her degree, she holds a Professional Certificate in Voluntary Sector Management (Open University) and a MSc in Development Management (Open University).


Heather Rabett - Strategic Partnership Develoment Officer

Heather has worked in a range of roles supporting local communities across Ashfield, Mansfield and Newark for the last 12 years.  These include Social Housing, Community Development and Childrens's Centres.  As well as her role here at CVP, Heather also works in a fundraising and project managment role for a charity in Mansfield.  Heather has qualifications in Catering and Hospitality, Adult Learning and Leadership and Management.


Jane Culley - Senior Community Development Officer 


Jane has worked for 10 years at both frontline and strategic level in community engagement and development working for Leicestershire Constabulary. She has experience in project management including the management of key agencies and partners under the Safer Leicester Crime and Disorder Partnership.

Anastasia Kelly -  Office Manager


Samantha Doyle -  Trainee Office Manager


Elsa Macpherson -  Training and Volunteering Coordinator for the New Bolsover Model Village Regeneration Project