OUR STAFF AND BOARD
The people at the heart of the enterprise
is the founder of Get Out More and its Managing Director responsible for running the organisation including securing contracts, developing programmes and looking after the day to day business of developing the social enterprise. Annie is a qualified forest school practitioner and trainer, but these days gets out on projects less than she used to.
is the Admin and Finance Manager who looks after the finances, human resources and organisational administration. Susan has over 20 years of experience supporting third sector organisations. Susan loves a spreadsheet and is the owner of Billy, our fluffy office dog
is the lead Project Coordinator working on the Better Start Bradford Forest School Play Project, but helps out on other projects too. Sam has heaps of experience of running forest schools with all ages, including very young children. He is a ‘big kid at heart and enjoys forest schools as much as the children’.
is Project Coordinator for the All for Play project and is busy running sessions for all ages in the Keighley Big Local area. As a mum of six, she knows plenty about playing with children and throughout the week pops up in parks, woodlands and streets with a raft of nature-based ideas for the local community to join in.
is the Marketing and Projects Assistant who supports the whole team with promoting and administering the projects. Ryan’s degree and interests lie within Rivers and Conservation and so when he’s not in the office, we let him go out and about with Get Out More’s Outdoor Taskforce.
Sue is a Project Coordinator, responsible for wellbeing projects, although she can be found working on Forest School Play Project, London’s Burning and the holiday forest schools. Sue began her forest school career on our very own Outdoor Futures employment programme. She volunteers in her community and is a keen outdoor swimmer.
Get Out More is led by a team of six experienced non-executive directors
is a management consultant and turnaround specialist working in government and the public sector. He brings experience in tackling key strategic, operational, and financial issues, along with specific expertise in corporate governance and organisational design.
is a Research Fellow at the Centre for Health Promotion Research at Leeds Beckett University focusing on what helps improve people’s health and well-being. She undertaking a PhD on how communities can get involved in improving and using their local green spaces for health.
is the owner of CLX First Aid and a Qualifications Manager for ITC First Aid. He has substantial knowledge of the education sector, implementing programmes and risk management.
is a marketing and communications specialist with experience working across complex organisations and projects in the third sector. She also has a keen interest in the positive relationship between getting out in nature and wellbeing.
is an advisor on finance to the Board. Paul is an Area Director in the Commercial Banking sector of Lloyds Banking Group.
has ten+ years working professionally across boards and senior teams in universities and social enterprises, aligned with strategic, operational, commercial and financial metrics. She is passionate about working with Get Out More; bringing people together, delivering impact and helping people feel closer to nature.