Meet the team
Community Transport Scheme Manager
Contact Jon to enquire about Community Transport in North Herts and Stevenage
Jon joined North Herts CVS as Community Transport Manager in June 2015. He previously served for six and half years as a Volunteer Manager for a successful overseas mission charity. Jon was delighted to return to the charitable sector as he very much believes in the role of the volunteer. Jon is also an actor and director and is a member of two local theatre companies.
Community Transport Coordinator
Contact Nora to discuss Community Transport trips
Nora joined CVS in 2015, shortly before our North Herts and Stevenage Community transport schemes, merged with the Lister car scheme,
having previously been a volunteer driver for the Lister scheme. Nora primarily looks after trips and drivers in the Stevenage area.
Membership Support Coordinator
Contact Anne to enquire about advice on all issues related to developing your group, and Volunteer Centre enquiries
Anne has been working at NHCVS for 11 years and has spent the last 25 years working in and with voluntary groups, much of it in fundraising. As our Membership Support Officer, she can help new community groups set up and help more established groups to meet challenges as they grow. This can include reviewing governing documents, developing the management committee, funding advice, volunteer recruitment and many other issues.
#TeamHerts Volunteering Manager
Contact Kat to enquire about matters regarding #TeamHerts Volunteering
Kat Shepherdson is the Manager of the #TeamHerts Volunteering project which launched in 2015. Previous to this, Kat managed the North Herts, Stevenage and Buntingford Timebank at NHCVS. Kat has experience as a trustee continues to volunteer in the community.
#TeamHerts Marketing and Volunteering Officer
Jack is the marketing and volunteer officer for the #TeamHerts volunteering project. Jack is a fresh graduate from the university of Chester and joins the team having gained experience within the charity sector through a university placement.
Breakaway Manager (currently on Maternity Leave)
Contact Kathryn to enquire about Breakaway Playschemes
Kathryn manages Breakaway, our respite playscheme provision for children with special needs. We run Saturday clubs and playschemes in the school holidays across North Herts and Stevenage.
Support Officer (Projects)
Natasha primarily provides support for the NHCVS Community Transport scheme along with HR support for NHCVS Breakaway Playschemes, she also provides project support for Community Transport Hertfordshire.
Reach Out Project Manager
Vicky joined the team in January 2019 as the Reach Out Project Manager.
Prior to this role, Vicky has worked in the voluntary and charitable sector for 15 years - in welfare rights and homelessness services in South West London and more recently in Hertfordshire, delivering health and wellbeing projects to vulnerable individuals and families in housing crisis.
In the past she has volunteered as a trainer in Mental Health First Aid, in an animal shelter abroad and in a temporary winter night shelter.
Reach Out Support Coordinator
Technical Services Coordinator
Gary looks after all of our IT systems here at North Herts CVS and saves the day if we ever experience any technical difficulties.
Contact Gary to enquire about websites