The 2017 Team from our Club night for young people aged 8-11
Ameera is passionate about community development, young people and making change happen. Having supported the charity as a trustee since 2011, Ameera has been director of Cre8 since 2018. Experience in strategy development, and project management combined with her passion for people makes her an exceptional leader.
SOCIAL ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT MANAGER
Jonathan is working to increase employment opportunities for young people through the development of innovative enterprise, and as part of the Youth Work Team. Living on the Moss, he is passionate about seeing young people unlock their potential.
YOUTH SUPPORT WORKER
Keirra joined Cre8 when she was 13 and came to our Youth Club! She's Moss Estate born and bred. Cre8 supported Keirra through her Level 3 in Youth & Community Work and now, not only does she look after Learning Plus sessions, but she runs the Youth Clubs too.
Paula has been a volunteer at the Grocery for the past couple of years and joined the office team in 2021 to help with office admin, especially getting some new systems up and running smoothly. She has lots of experience and is a great addition to the team.
SOCIAL ENTERPRISE TEAM LEADER
Mark joined the team 2020 leading Cre8 Facilities. In 2021 his role diversified into helping Project Grow and working on various social enterprise projects which all involve the development and mentoring of practical skills in young people. Mark enjoys the opportunity to make a difference in young people's lives.
Sarah studied Youth & Community work supported by Cre8 after joining the admin team when her son Daley started coming to our Youth Club. A few years on Sarah is now looking after all our day to day finances, payroll, and running the office.
Sharon, who grew up on the Moss, started with us in 2021. She loves dogs and is always baking tasty treats for the staff. Sharon loves a chat so say hello if you see her.
Sophie started working with Cre8 on 4th October 2022. A Cre8 Original, Sophie used to attend the Cre8 youth group. She went on to gain level 3 in book keeping. As well as having three children to run around after, in her spare time, she loves to watch documentaries!
PROJECT GROW COORDINATOR
Katy looks after the running of our Garden, Health & Community project providing social spaces, a mobile food pantry and an allotment garden open to the community throughout the week.
PROJECT GROW COORDINATOR (MATERNITY COVER)
Graham has been volunteering at the Grocery since February 2022. He has now joined us full time to look after PROJECT GROW. Graham's background and experience is in public sector marketing and engagement.
CHAIR OF TRUSTEES
Jen joined Cre8 as a trustee in 2015 and took over the role of Chair in Summer 2017. Jen's background is HR Executive at AstraZeneca and she brings a wealth of business experience to our board. She is a member of Holy Trinity Hurdsfield Church PCC.
Jared joined us in 2020 and is the Youth Minister at Hurdsfield Trinity Church in Macclesfield.
Adam spent a couple of years working on Cre8's Learning Plus project after volunteering at Camas. He eventually moved full time to Macclesfield and went on to study social work. He's now a full time social worker in Buxton and towards the end of 2017 became a trustee of Cre8.