Trustees & Staff
For Us Too’s trustees are volunteers. The board of trustees sets the direction of the charity’s work, writes strategies and keeps a track of progress, performance and finances. It is important to us that the majority of our trustees are, and always will be, parents or carers of disabled children / young people. We can have up to 12 trustees, and any member of For Us Too can apply. If you are interested in volunteering as a trustee, please contact Anna, our Head of Charity, who will put you in touch with a member of the board.
Our Chair: Karan Murphy
Karan has a son who was born with cerebral palsy. She lives with her family in Herne Bay.
Our Treasurer: Gerrie Serpell
Gerrie lives in Herne Bay and has a young son with Down’s Syndrome as well as two other children. Gerrie is keen to use her own experiences to help others
Our Vice Chair: Liza Scholefield
Liza works in social housing and is passionate about inclusivity and celebrating difference. She has a daughter with autism and lives near Sittingbourne.
Jen lives in Ashford and has two sons with learning / behavioural disabilities. Jen knows it is sometimes a struggle to get professionals to listen to parents and understand, and she wants to help more families get their voices heard.
Chloe lives near Canterbury and works for a grant-making trust. She has a son with autism and a daughter, and is excited to help support For Us Too.
Head of Charity: Anna Syplywczak
Anna joined For Us Too in January 2018. She has many years’ experience of working in the charity sector and with people with disabilities.
Lead Family Support Officer : Helen Day
Family Support Officer : Mel Browning
Family Support Officer : Lauren Bower
Youth Worker: Tracey Rea