Jean Carpenter, Chair

Former Director of Lambeth Crime Prevention Trust. Currently a Housing Manager with an Almshouse for Older Women in S.W. London with 30 years’ experience in the charity field as a director and a trustee.

Alan Ogden, Treasurer

Is co-founder of a war veterans’ charity; he worked in financial public relations for many years in the UK and the Balkans; he is a military historian and acknowledged authority on Romania and has written four travelogues on the country.

Paul Edwards, Secretary

RIBA, retired, formerly Inspector of Historic Building and Monuments for English Heritage, and Director of the Suffolk Preservation Society.

Sue Russo, Officer

Business & Employment Manager at FILMFIXER. Focused programme lead and strategic project manager, with a proven track record in strategy building, project scoping, bid writing, learning and talent development, and public/private partnership working across the film industry.

Dr. Margaret Wright, Officer

Retired senior consultant anaesthetist ICU, James Paget Hospital, Norfolk, senior lecturer at Norfolk and Norwich Medical School.

Adrian Jones, Officer

CEO YOURSTORY  Chief Executive YourStory.  Twenty years experience helping vulnerable young people work towards being the best they can be. 
We are challenging, inspiring and supportive with our young people. We work hard to ensure we include families, schools, agencies and the community to provide the foundations for success. London, United Kingdom.


Each member of the panel is a Learn2Film2£arn alumni with a successful progression into the industry or higher education.

Ayo Bodunrin 

Fiona Breslin

Jermaine James

Nadia Charrion                                                

Omar J Dick



Independent Arts & Business Consultant – Bridget Edwards, Founder & Director of AGENCI

Community Empowerment Advisor – Sam Obeng-Dokyi, founder & director of CLEN CIC

Bookkeeping & Records – Ali Reza, Groundworks

Annual Accounts – Audited by Farid Gasanov, SmallBiz Accountancy Ltd. London