Meet the team

Our People

Our charity is supported by a committed and talented team, each bringing their own skills and passion to help us deliver our goals. You can meet just some of our team below.

Phil Badger

Gina Briggs

40-year career in Special Education latterly as Executive Head Teacher of the Special Partnership Trust in Cornwall with a lead role on improving SEND provision for vulnerable pupils, as well as responsibility for child centred pupil safeguarding.

Coralie Green

Vice Chair of Trustees
Elected vice chair in 2021, Coralie also serves on the management committee. Career includes time at Citizens Advice in Ely, Cambridgeshire as a Trustee and Chairman, and fundraising and event management at Ely Cathedral. She was an elected District Councillor in East Cambridgeshire 2015-2019. Moving to Cornwall in 2019, Coralie is also a Trustee of National Maritime Museum Cornwall, a Volunteer Visitor for Henry Smith Charity and a volunteer vaccinator for the Covid vaccination programme.

Linda Norfolk

Career as a Chartered Physiotherapist and a university lecturer specialising in sports medicine and disability sports and working with GB teams at Olympics and Paralympics. Business experience as MD of a national mobility company.

Tom Roach

Martin Barlow

Chair of Trustees
After gaining a degree in economics and an MBA, followed by a 15-year career in the financial markets in the City of London, Martin returned to the county of his birth in 2000 as managing director of the Budock Vean Hotel. A keen sailor (who has crossed the Atlantic twice) and gig rower, Martin was previously Mawnan School’s parent sailing coordinator, organising the school’s weekly sailing trips with CST.

Randall Brook

Randall has had a career in education, with more than 25 years of experience as headteacher of a local school and is still involved in education as a member of a local Secondary Education College Trust. Randall was also the first School Volunteer Coordinator for the Children's Sailing Trust.

Tom Green

Formerly CEO of European agribusiness Spearhead International Ltd, Tom now holds a number of Non-Executive Directorships. He is a Trustee of LEAF - Linking Environment And Farming; Chairman of LEAF Marque ltd, and a former Trustee of the Ely Cathedral Trust.

Tony Holden

Career in high-tech industries with board level national and international management experience. More than 20 years’ experience as trustee of various UK charitable trusts.