About FSRH Staff
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Please see this article about a change in leadership at the FSRH.
Office Manager & EA to the CEO and President
Helen is the Executive Assistant to the CEO and President of the FSRH. She facilitates the smooth running of Council, trustee and Officer meetings. She is also Office Manager.
She has worked in SRH for many years, having previously worked at the Margaret Pyke Centre.
Helen’s passion is yoga and is currently completing the British Wheel of Yoga Teacher training course. She also loves walking, gardening and generally being in nature.
Education & Training Team
Dr Jo Lawton
Director of Education / Deputy CEO
Jo is responsible for the sustainable delivery of the FSRH education and training portfolio including supporting the E&T Team, Officers and other volunteers.
Jo has a background in science, education and business and uses these skills and experiences to progress the portfolio. In her previous academic career, she gained a PhD from the University of Liverpool and taught undergraduate and postgraduate students biology with an interest in health and welfare. Jo also has experience in research, science communication and technology transfer.
Jo is a trustee of an animal rehoming & welfare charity and is the proud owner of two lovely Labradors – Bronte and Jack.
Education Development Officer
Sophie is responsible for the development, delivery, and administration of the Essentials Courses, the Online Theory Assessment (OTA), the International Certificate of Knowledge (ICK), the eSRH modules, and the Contraceptive Counselling Course. She also co-ordinates the Faculty Registered Trainer (FRT) Conference. She works closely with our Subject Matter Experts to ensure all products in her varied portfolio are clinically sound, and educationally robust.
Prior to joining the Faculty, Sophie worked across the education sector, developing professional training, and teaching Sex and Relationships Education. She continues to develop her skills and knowledge in this area through a part-time MA in Education and Social Justice.
When not studying, Sophie enjoys performing stand-up comedy as an enthusiastic amateur, exploring the Peak District on her doorstep, and eating food someone else has cooked.
Education Development Officer
Niall is responsible for administration, development and delivery of the membership exams (MFSRH). He works closely across the year with a large team of clinicians to ensure these high stakes papers are challenging, fair and standardised. This has included moving to online delivery for all exams, and the implementation of the new MFSRH Exams based on the updated CSRH.
Previously, Niall has worked in other curriculum development roles across higher education, and within other areas of the public sector, focusing in digitisation and technology enhanced learning.
In his free time, Niall volunteers at a local South London LGBT+ youth centre, house trains his recently rescued Romanian street dog and struggles to keep his ever growing houseplant collection alive.
Education Development Manager
Fran joined FSRH in 2019 and is responsible for overseeing the MFSRH Exams, Special Skills Modules, Essentials training, International and Endorsed training products.
Fran has a background of working in community, voluntary and higher education sectors. Through this she has experience of establishing services and support for volunteers, managing a wide range of projects and developing and delivering training programmes.
Outside the world of work you’ll find Fran at the gym, binge watching her favourite crime dramas.
General Education and Development Manager
Kate is responsible for the overall management of the General Training Programme. This includes the FSRH Diploma and Letters of Competence. He also manages and supports the General Training Committee and works with colleagues across the Education & Training team on other FSRH qualifications and products.
Education Development Officer (Specialist Training)
Rhian is responsible for the administration of specific specialist training, such as the Special Skills Modules (SSMs). Rhian also supports some specialist workforces within sexual and reproductive healthcare, such as Specialty and Associate Specialist (SAS) doctors.
Rhian has a background in science and education and has worked in a range of fields, from immunodiagnostic kit manufacture to education coordination within the charity sector. She is also a certified teacher of English as a secondary language.
In her spare time, Rhian loves to draw, escape into a good book or film, and brush up on her Spanish.
Specialty Development Officer
Sam joined the Faculty in March 2021. In his role he is responsible for the Faculty’s Specialty in CSRH (Community Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare), including the training programme, CESR (Certificate of Eligibility for Specialist Registration), and support to the WDSC (Workforce Development and Strategy Committee).
He graduated with a BA International Cooperation and Development and an Erasmus Mundus MA in European Studies.
In previous roles he has worked as a Senior Project Manager and Trainer on several international educational projects. He specialised in areas including discrimination, racism, community engagement, critical thinking, and migration.
In his free time Sam likes to sing in his local choir, cook, cycle, and go for nice walks and hikes.
Director of External Affairs
Harry is a communications expert who has specialised in public health policy and the commissioning of vital public services. He joined the FSRH in August 2015 having worked in sexual health for the FPA and Brook as their Policy and Parliamentary Manager.
External Affairs Manager
Camila Azevedo is External Affairs Manager at FSRH. Camila joined FSRH in 2017 and, prior to that, she worked for an INGO based in Southeast Asia that campaigns for the end of commercial sexual exploitation of children. Camila has a background in communications, PR, policy, research and international development, holding a Master of Science degree in International Development and Management from Lund University, Sweden.
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T: 020 3794 5309
External Affairs and SRH APPG Manager
Catrin joined the Faculty in May 2021. She is responsible for managing the All Party Parliamentary Group on Sexual and Reproductive Health, which examines issues within sexual and reproductive healthcare in the UK and explores options to improve care through policy and legislative change.
Catrin’s background is in health policy, campaigns and advocacy – working with organisations including patient groups and healthcare coalitions to improve outcomes across a range of conditions.
Outside of work, Catrin can be found running, attempting to finesse her downward-facing dog in a yoga class or cooking any kind of pasta dish.
External Affairs Assistant
Lorna joined the faculty in May 2021 as the External Affairs Assistant.
After studying Fashion Design in Manchester, Lorna worked as a set, prop and costume designer for film, advertisement, and fashion editorials for several years after moving to London. In her spare time, she is a passionate advocate for women’s rights, and it was through this work that she developed a passion for into policy which soon became her full-time career.
Outside of work, Lorna has recently become the Director of a theatre CIC which is due to stage its first production in the new year! Lorna loves to read, spend time with friends and drink an inordinate amount of tea in her spare time.
Tim is responsible for all elements of the finance service, management of the IT service as well as oversight of knowledge management, digital transformation and office management.
Finance & Membership Officer
Krystle supports both the Finance and Membership Teams with finance-related customer service.
Krystle has previously worked for The Royal Town Planning Institute and The Institution of Structural Engineers in a similar role.
In her free time Krystle lives by the motto that 'finance is fun'.
Judith is responsible for the day to day running of the FSRH Accounting functions and liaising with NHS Trust and Account Customers.
Judith is a Chartered Accountant, with experience of working in education, manufacturing, charity and retail companies.
Judith has a BA in French and History which helps steer some of the use of her spare time as she enjoys travel and researching local history.
Director of Membership & Marketing
Abby oversees the membership and marketing function the FSRH. Which includes promoting membership and ensuring the experience for members is a good one.
Abby has worked for a number of membership organisations as a consultant and feels lucky to work the ‘world’ of membership.
Outside of work she is a mentor for CharityComms. She loves living in London – the world’s greatest City, drinking tea and watching Nordic Noir.
Head of Digital Engagement
Emma has worked in membership and education sectors since 2004. At FSRH she works on a continuous programme of improvement and digital development across all teams at FSRH. All with the aim of improving FSRH's digital offer to its members and developing new ways of delivering services and products on digital platforms.
In the past, Emma has worked for several charities and higher education institutions in digital marketing and education management. Prior to that she worked as a qualified teacher for over ten years living in Slovakia, Poland and Singapore.
Emma holds an Master's in Charity Management, a BA Hons in Social Science, a Higher Diploma in Fashion Design, a Diploma in Graphic Design and Emma is also a qualified TESOL teacher.
Outside of work, Emma enjoys sewing, knitting, spending time training her cat to do tricks and working on her paddleboard and handstand skills.
Maureen is responsible for the CRM database, ensuring the data is accurate and secure. She works across all teams at FSRH providing reports, CRM training, identifying and resolving problems, implementing new requirements and generally ensuring the system is up to date and meeting the needs of all users.
After graduating with BA Degree in Events Management and Marketing, Charlotte has delivered prestigious events for The Law Society and volunteered at The London Business Show. Charlotte is always looking for more ways to continue her professional development.
Outside of work, Charlotte models with her twin sister and loves to explore the many ‘Insta-worthy’ restaurants and rooftop bars across London. She enjoys going to the gym, film nights, shopping, and seeing her friends.
Head of Business Development
Zoe is responsible for the FSRH income generation strategy. She works closely with FSRH’s internal and external stakeholders to expand FSRH’s income sources through education and membership sales, events, funding and sponsorship/commercial income.
Zoe has a background in science and commercial business development. In previous roles, Zoe worked for an international biotechnology company offering products and services to researchers and clinical scientists working in academic, pharmaceutical and biotechnology sectors.
Outside of work, Zoe loves crafting, painting, cooking for her family and fun days out in London and elsewhere.
Membership Communications Officer
Natasha is responsible for the member-facing communications at FSRH, including the fortnightly newsletter and social media, making sure that all of our members are kept updated with the most recent news and guidance.
She has six years’ worth of experience in membership communications, audience engagement, and copywriting.
When not getting creative on canva, she can be found playing indie music in small venues across London, or tending to her copious amount of houseplants.
Jyoti is responsible for managing the FSRH Event Calendar, and works in partnership with a number of other organisations to produce joint conferences, as well as running a range of regional meetings, education and training events, policy events, webinars, and organising the FSRH to have presence at major sector conferences as exhibitors or speakers.
Jyoti previously worked at the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health and was at the centre of the Events Team’s operational delivery of over 80 events throughout the year, including the Annual Conference, Membership and Admission Ceremonies, plus working closely with the senior officers of Education and Training.
Jyoti has a BSc (Hons) Degree in Sociology from City, University of London. She enjoys practicing Bikram yoga and also enjoys her weekly boxing classes.
Jyoti recently completed and passed the APM: Project Management: Introductory Certificate. And has now begun the process of becoming an Associate member of the Association of Project Management to further her professional development in Project & Event Management.
Marketing Manager (Mon - Thurs)
Head of Marketing
Sarah looks after FSRH’s membership communications and the marketing of our qualifications, resources and events.
She has over 18 years’ marketing experience covering marketing strategy, content and digital marketing in a range of organisations, from media/publishing to membership. She is also a mentor at The Girls Network. Sarah manages the Communications Officer at FSRH.
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