About us

Who we are


Trustees and committee members


The Trustee of the charity is Richard Cloudesley Trustee Ltd, a charitable company. The Trustees are directors of the Company. The Board of Trustees consists of up to 15 people and is based on the structure set out in the Charity Commission Scheme of 1980, as amended in 2016:


1 Ex-officio Trustee - The Mayor of the London Borough of Islington


1 Archdeacon’s Trustee 


Rev'd Andy Rider


8 Nominated Trustees - people who live, work or have special knowledge of Islington


Nominated by the Council of the London Borough of Islington:


Janet Burgess (Vice-Chair)

Tanya Parr

Denise Ward (Vice-Chair)

Flora Williamson


Nominated by the Islington Deanery Synod


Seun Olateju

Susan Sorensen 

Jean Wilson OBE


5 Elected Trustees - people who through living, working or otherwise have special knowledge of Islington. They are elected by the Board following a public recruitment process


Mary-Therese Barton
Maggie Elliott 
Adam Jenner
Delyth Richards (Chair)

Sharon White


Co-opted Committee members


Ellie Mitchell - Finance and Endowment Committee

Peter Roscrow - Finance and Endowment Committee

Funke Imiruaye - Grants Committee

Jeni Kenson - Grants Committee






Cloudesley's staff team is based in Resource for London, 356 Holloway Road




Melanie Griffiths


Joanna White



Grants Manager

Catherine Sorrell



Grants Manager 

Kevin Turner




Finance Manager

Ross Holland