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 Club too.
MUSIC PROJECT COORDINATOR
Ollie leads the music project and runs music sessions for Learning Plus from our purpose-built music studio. With a background in music composition, recording, production and collaboration, Ollie started at Cre8 10 years ago as a music support worker.
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.
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.
OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR - MATERNITY COVER
Jo joined us in 2021 through the Time to Shine leadership programme run by The Rank Foundation. She has worked with many different charities in Glasgow and is now applying her skills with Cre8 supporting our admin 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.
Emma started working for Cre8 in October 2019 joining the office team as an administrator. She enjoys supporting all of Cre8's projects and helping to make sure everything is running smoothly.
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.
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.