Meet the Team
Simon Breeze – Chief Executive Email Simon
Simon joined us in January 2021. Simon has worked in a wide range of roles including academia, education and the public sector. Before joining us, he worked for Sutton Council as their lead for partnerships, diversity and the voluntary sector. Simon works across all areas for Community Action Sutton, but has a particular interest in health inequalities.
The Development team offers advice and support to voluntary sector organisations working in Sutton.
Razia Sattar – Head of Partnerships Impact and Equalities Email Razia
Razia supports the development of voluntary organisations and is a PQASSO mentor. She also leads on children, young people and families running a forum for organisations working with children, young people and families in Sutton. She also runs many of our other forums, networks and training sessions. Razia also manages the team based at Hill House.
Daniel Ayeni - St. Helier Community Development Lead Email Daniel
Daniel manages Hill House Community Centre and also supports the development of voluntary organisations in based in and around St Helier.
Helena Kate - Project Assistant Email Helena
Helena provides administrative support at Hill House.
Michael Frean - St Helier Project Manager Email Michael
Michael is the St Helier Project manager and focuses on delivering improvements and projects in the St Helier area working closely with the community and partner agencies using an asset based approach. He has worked in community engagement for several years and for many different London boroughs. Michael has worked for housing associations delivering community investment programmes and also delivered mental health projects.
Communications and Voluntary Sector Support
The Communications and Voluntary Sector Support Team keeps the voluntary sector in Sutton up to date with national and local developments, provides email updates to Community Action Sutton members and runs events for the voluntary sector.
Jackie Parr – Executive Support Manager Email Jackie
Jackie is the first point of contact for any general enquiries and supports Voluntary organisations. She is also the main contact for the Sutton Community Fund.
Sara Thomas – Marketing and Events Officer Email Sara
Sara sends out regular e-bulletins, looks after this website and our social media accounts. If you have any good news or events you want to tell Sutton’s voluntary sector about, get in touch. Sara also organises the Community Action Sutton events.
Lorraine Davis - Team Administrator Email Lorraine
Lorraine is the administrator for both Community Action Sutton and Healthwatch Sutton
As well as managing Community Action Sutton finances, the Finance Team also offers finance advice to organisations, and runs a community accounting service.
CPS Ltd (Payroll)
Creative Payroll Solutions (CPS Ltd) provides bespoke payroll services to public, private and voluntary organisations, both in Sutton, and beyond. Visit the Creative Payroll Solutions website for more information.
Healthwatch Sutton helps people to get the best out of their local health and social care services. If you have any issues with health or social care in Sutton, or have had a really good experience of health or social care services, contact the team.
Visit the Healthwatch Sutton website for more information
Pete Flavell – Healthwatch Sutton Operational Manager, Email Pete
Gemma Abraham - Healthwatch Sutton Communication, Engagement and Projects Officer, Email Gemma
Andrew McDonald - Health Engagement and Projects Officer, Email Andrew