If you are interested in joining our team, please consult our Work page for current vacancies.



Anna Bowie

Senior Coordinator - Bristol

0117 3257913 / 07541 543259

Anna works to ensure the smooth, day-to-day running of Jacari in Bristol and, along with the Oxford Senior coordinator, co-leads the charity as a whole. She is based part time at Jacari Bristol's Unity Street office.

For safeguarding concerns in Bristol, call 0117 990 2190

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Aggie Kaziszyn

Assistant Coordinator - Bristol

0117 3257913 / 07835 154022



Aggie works with Anna to coordinate the activities of Jacari in Bristol, supporting schools, parents and volunteers. She is based part time at Jacari Bristol's Unity Street Office.


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Torie Stubbs

Senior Coordinator - Oxford

07376 293596

Torie works with Anna to lead the charity, and oversees the Oxford branch, managing the Oxford Assistant Coordinator and Fundraising and Supporter Engagement Officer. She is based in our Oxford office and works 5 days per week. 

For safeguarding concerns in Oxford, please call 01865 570110.

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Ben Crowther

Assistant Coordinator - Oxford


Ben works with Torie to coordinate the activities of Jacari in Oxford, supporting schools, parents and volunteers. He also supports our Oxford Student Committee and helps to organise kids' events.


He works part-time and is based in our Oxford office.

Natasha Wooldridge

Jacari Fundraising and Supporter Engagement Officer

07843 801167

Natasha works on our supporter and alumni engagement, as well as fundraising initiatives. She works part-time and remotely, however you can contact her by email or phone with any relevant questions.

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Matthew Lister


Matt works in tech in Bristol and has experience in arts fundraising. He originally joined the board to help us with fundraising, and stepped into the Chair role in 2021.


Susannah Perks

IT Trustee

Susie was once a Jacari Oxford Coordinator and now works as an IT specialist in London. She advises Jacari on our IT policies and procedures.

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Louise Sykes

Finance Trustee

Louise volunteered as a Jacari tutor during her time at Oxford University and now works in insurance. A qualified accountant, she joined the board in 2021 as our Finance Trustee.

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Imran Mirza

Safeguarding Trustee

Imran works for One-Eighty charity in Oxford and joined the board of Trustees in 2017, serving as our Chair for over 4 years. He has a long history with Jacari, having been a Jacari pupil himself!


Ilan Elson

Strategic Planning Trustee

Ilan is an Operations leader in high-growth tech start ups and joined the board in 2020 to help Jacari with our strategic planning.


Kate Newby

Youth and Volunteer Trustee

Kate was our Jacari Bristol Committee President in 2019/20 and volunteered as a tutor for 2 years. She joined the board in 2021 to advise about working with our volunteers, committees and Youth Advisory Board.

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Liz Roberts

Volunteer Management Trustee

Liz is based in Bristol and joined Jacari in September 2019. She has a wealth of experience in the voluntary sector and working with refugees and asylum seekers. She particularly advises Jacari on areas relating to volunteer management.


Christina Skarbek

EAL & Teaching Trustee

Christina was a Senior Lecturer at Oxford Brookes University specialising in the provision of English as an Additional Language (EAL) support for children and young people. She now offers counselling in and around Oxfordshire.


Sofia Latif

Sofia joined our board in 2021 having been a Jacari pupil herself during her school years in Oxford. She also brings experience of English teaching to the team.