SENIOR MANAGEMENT TEAM

STAFF
TRUSTEES
HONORARY

TIM ROBERTSON, CHIEF EXECUTIVE
Tim became Chief Executive in June 2018. He is passionate about Anne Frank’s Diary as both a great work of literature and a springboard for social education. This builds on two strands from Tim’s career – literature/the arts and social change. Tim studied English and American Literature at university in London and New York, and was Director of the Royal Society of Literature from 2015 to 2018. Previously, Tim spent 9 years leading significant growth as Chief Executive of the Koestler Trust, Britain’s national charity for arts by prisoners.  Tim began his career as a child protection social worker in the London Borough of Camden, and set up the borough’s Sure Start programmes for families in disadvantaged neighbourhoods. He is now Chair of Governors at Regent High, a Camden secondary school. Tim and his husband Neil are Quakers; they divide their time between London and a second home in the Lake District.

LARA WILKS SLOAN, DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT
Lara joined the Trust in August 2018 and heads up our fundraising team, overseeing strategy, events, grants and activities. Prior to joining the Trust, Lara worked at the Education & Training Foundation, Suzy Lamplugh Trust, and the Refugee Council.

JONATHAN BRUCK, DIRECTOR OF RESOURCES
Jonathan joined the Trust in March 2019 and has prior experience in the public, private and charity sectors. Having spent the last 5 years working as Director of Business Operations at Table Tennis England (the National Governing Body for Table Tennis) Jonathan brings with him a vast knowledge of Resource and Operational management.

SARAH NUZUM, DIRECTOR OF EDUCATION
Sarah joined the Trust in April 2019 and oversees our education team. She has over 15 years’ experience working within both the education and charity sectors. Prior to working at the Trust, Sarah worked at The NCS Trust, All We Can and the Methodist Independent Schools Trust. She has a background in teaching at secondary level and brings to bear considerable leadership and management experience gained within the education sector. Sarah is currently completing an MA in Global Ethics and Human Rights. She is a Board Member for Amazing Minds, a not for profit positive wellbeing education organisation. In her spare-time, she is a dedicated Committee member of her local amateur dramatic society.

EDUCATION TEAM

JONATHAN MCKEE, ANNE FRANK WORKER
Jonathan joined the Trust in June 2018. He worked for 12 years teaching Religious Studies, History and English in schools around the North West. He is passionate about using his skills as an educator to challenge contemporary forms of prejudice and discrimination. He enjoys building relationships with schools and seeing communities transform through our programmes.

GRACE NELSON, ASSISTANT DIRECTOR FOR SCHOOLS AND COMMUNITIES 
Grace helps students develop the knowledge and skills to become Peer Guides and Anne Frank Ambassadors. She has a particular interest in Holocaust education and helping students understand and challenge the prejudices faced in society today. She helps form links with Bradford’s Resilience Project. Grace is a former RE teacher and has a degree in Theology and Religious Studies.

EILIDH LEAN, ANNE FRANK WORKER
Eilidh joined the trust in 2016, having spent the previous three years working for MSPs and a MP. She has a MA (Hons) in Social Anthropology from the University of St Andrews. Eilidh is responsible for delivering our schools and community projects across Scotland, helping young people understand the dangers of prejudice and discrimination.

FUNDRAISING AND EVENTS TEAM

RACHEL HOLMES, GRANTS MANAGER
Rachel is responsible for securing funding from trusts and foundations, statutory funders and other grant-makers.

CHANTELLE MORGAN, SPECIAL EVENTS MANAGER
Chantelle joined the Trust in November 2018. Previous to this she worked at the charity Wellbeing of Women for over 10 years as an Events Organiser, also managing the day-to-day running of their busy office.

PIPPA MARSHALL, FUNDRAISING AND DATABASE OFFICER
Pippa joined the trust in October 2018. As part of her role she maintains the database and helps with the organisation of events within the fundraising team. Prior to this Pippa completed her BA in Economics and International Development at the University of Sussex and worked for Renewable World and Advocates for International Development within their fundraising teams.

OFFICE AND ADMINISTRATION TEAM

ALFRED THOMAS, FINANCE MANAGER
Alfred joined The Anne Frank Trust in November 2109. He brings with him vast experience in charity finance, having worked in the sector for over 18 years. His role is to provide financial support to the organisation ensuring that financial compliance with effective processes and procedures are met. Alfred has a Master’s Degree in Professional Accounting from the University of East London.