Staff Members

Rebecca Pearce
Rebecca PearceChief Executive
Rebecca first worked with Headway Cardiff in 1996, where she ran a series of drama workshops. She was taken on as the second ever employee, working as an Assistant Coordinator until 2002. Since then she has worked for a number charities in a variety of roles, as well as within Social Services. Prior to her return to Headway Cardiff she was UK Improvement Programme Manager at the MS Society.
Lisa Lambly
Lisa Lambly Director of Services
Lisa is the longest serving member of the team. She began with Headway Cardiff back in 2003 as Assistant Day Centre Manager, before becoming Day Centre Manager in 2004 until the birth of her first child in 2009. Lisa took on her current role in 2015.
Calum Mcloughlin
Calum McloughlinIndependence & Wellbeing Centre Manager
Prior to joining the staff team in 2013 as a Support Worker, Calum was a volunteer on a Wednesday and Thursday. He took on his current role at the beginning of 2018. Calum enjoys skiing, snowboarding and travel.
Kathryn Jones
Kathryn JonesFundraising & Communications Officer
Kathryn joined the team in January 2018 having previously worked for the Engagement and Volunteering Team at Macmillan Cancer Support. She has a degree in Theatre Design and Production from the University of Wales Trinity Saint David and has also worked as a team manager on board cruise ships.
Emily Brennan
Emily BrennanInformation & Outreach Officer
Emily has been a member of the team since 2006, initially as a Support Worker and then Assistant Independence and Wellbeing Centre Manager in 2008. Emily took on her current role at the beginning of 2018. She has a degree in Sociology.
Rhian Jones
Rhian JonesInterim Information & Outreach Officer for Aneurin Bevan University Health Board
Prior to joining the staff team as a Support Worker in 2016, Rhian volunteered for a year with the Tuesday group in the Independence and Wellbeing Centre. She has a degree in Furniture and Product Design and enjoys all things creative. Rhian went on to her current role in May 2018.
Helen Jenkins
Helen JenkinsSupport Worker
Helen has been a Support Worker in the Independence and Wellbeing Centre since she joined us in 2008. Helen has a degree in Textiles and her artistic skills are put to good use in her work here.
Alice Butler
Alice ButlerSupport Worker
Alice joined the team as a Support Worker in July 2018. She has a background working in mental health settings, most recently in a CAMHS hospital with young people. Alice has a Psychology degree from Cardiff University. In her spare time she loves playing sport.
Chloe Baker
Chloe BakerSupport Worker
Chloe returned to the team in May 2017. She has a degree in Journalism and likes walking in her spare time. Chloe was previously a volunteer and Support Worker for Headway Cardiff and has studied Speech and Language Therapy.
Amy Stops
Amy StopsSupport Worker
Amy joined the team in May 2019 as a support worker in the Independence and Wellbeing Centre. She has studied art and occupational therapy and enjoys travelling and hiking in her spare time.
Helen King
Helen KingAdministrator (Finance)
After studying politics in Manchester, Helen moved to Cardiff and worked as an Information Officer for a carers organisation. Most recently she worked in the education sector organising training courses. She enjoys cooking and DIY.
Katie Lower
Katie LowerAdministrator (People)
Katie joined the team in May 2018. Alongside her time at Headway, Katie also works as a flute teacher and performer, playing regularly in venues and community settings across South Wales. When not at Headway, or fluting, Katie is likely to be found battling with brambles on her allotment!
Seren Llewelyn
Seren LlewelynPlacement Student
Seren is a new placement student for the academic year 2019-2020. She moved from Bala, North Wales to study Psychology at Cardiff University. She is a fluent Welsh Speaker, a dog lover and enjoys socializing with friends in her spare time.
Mia Poku
Mia PokuPlacement Student
Mia joined the team in September 2019 to begin her placement year. She moved from Greater London to study psychology at Cardiff University in 2017. In her spare time enjoys singing in her university A Cappella group and reading.