Who We Are

Sally Wyatt

Chief Executive

Sally is the Chief Executive of Trafford Hall and ensures that the organisation delivers its strategic aims and objectives. Sally reports directly to the directors of the charity.

Olwen Pickering

PA to Chief Executive

Olwen provides secretarial support to the Chief Executive and Accountant as well as looking after the human resources administration. Olwen also supports the Trustees of the charity and produces the staff newsletter.

Ian Smith

Company Accountant

Responsible for most aspects of accounting at Trafford Hall including liaising with external auditors, payroll, preparing reports for directors and usual day-to- day tasks to keep our accounts system up-to-date.

Vicky Hopley

Venue Manager

Vicky is responsible for the operational running of Trafford Hall and the commercial income generation. The team also deal with all the day-to-day bookings providing excellent attention to detail and an aim of ensuring the best customer care at all times.

Leigh-Ann Amos

Sales & Wedding Executive

Leigh-Ann drives commercial sales and new business development, advising customers on products and services best suited to their individual requirements.

Philippa Allard

Housing Plus Academy Co-ordinator

Philippa organises the Tenant and Policy Think Tanks based at Trafford Hall and works in partnership with the London School of Economics on delivering reports and feedback.

Gillian Haynes

Housing Plus Academy Assistant

Gillian is works alongside Philippa supporting the development and day to day running of the Housing Plus Academy.

Hannah Kaira

Children, Young People and Families Co-ordinator

Hannah is responsible for the development and running of our Youth and Family training programmes, working closely with the trainers and attendees to ensure the courses are successfully delivered.

Crispin Spencer

Head Organic Gardener

Crispin is our Head Gardener working with and leading the efforts of the garden team. Crispin maintains and develops the gardens ensuring the gardening team provide for the needs of our varied customers.

Dave Shakspeare

Assistant Gardener

Dave works alongside our head gardener. Dave maintains and develops the gardens ensuring the gardening team provide for the needs of our varied customers. Dave also manages the tree felling when required.

Operations Team

Duty Managers

Hannah Williams


Lesley Blezard, Jane Caldecott, Helen Davies, Lewis Ozkurk & Jayne Peterson


Keith Davies (Head Chef) & Darrell Shaw


Michael Lamb


Llinos Amos (Head Housekeeper), Gloria Varley & Elizabeth Oldfield.


Mark Reynolds

Night Porter

Andrew Robertson