Graham Wakeman

Charity Director

Graham is married to Jo and they have three daughters. Graham has previously worked as a church pastor and as a director for a multinational company and together they bring a passion for the vision of Restore Hope.
This was sparked when Graham’s life was changed through the ‘On Earth as in Heaven’ event held here in 2008. As a family they love music, good food, sport and the great outdoors.

Shaun Israel

Charity Administrator

Shaun has joined the team as our Charity Administrator. With many years experience in ministry and administration, he will be the welcoming voice you hear on the phone and in the office. He loves his curries and is a keen cricketer. He is married to Lena and they have a lovely son.

Jason Hughes

Estate Manager

Jason joined the Restore Hope team in 2003 as Estate Manager. He oversees the 365 acres of land, from buildings to crops, barns to tractors. Jason has been key in transforming Restore Hope into what you see today and can expect to see him sporting new wellies, tearing up the fields on his Manitou and enjoying a good cup of tea. Jason is married to Sue and they have two children.

Rebecca Phillips

Events & Volunteer Manager

Rebecca (Becky) works with our volunteers and oversees all events here at Restore Hope, but loves to get involved with as many of the family activities as possible. Becky loves travelling & visiting new places, good food (especially tea & cake!) and running.

Alison Greenhalgh

Hope Development Manager

Naomi Meech

Family Worker

Naomi joined the Restore Hope team as an intern working with the families and the groups that we run at Restore Hope. Her creative ideas and ability to make meaningful relationships with our families led to Naomi being offered a job as Events and Groups Co-Ordinator. Naomi loves her stationery and a good coffee.

Nina Cooke

Training & Activities Co-ordinator

Kathryn Ridout

Schools Worker

Izzy Arthurs

Children's Assistant

Emma Canvin

Volunteer Prayer Co-ordinator

TRUSTEES : Gary Grant, Catherine Grant, Sue Trevor, Peter Doyle.

Inspiring, encouraging
& releasing People

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