Clare joined AWARE in February 2018 having previously worked for 10 years in the third sector in both fundraising and service delivery. Clare has substantial experience in corporate and community fundraising, event and volunteer management and new business development. Her current role as Head of Fundraising focuses on supporting her team to deliver key fundraising objectives and helping to raise the profile of AWARE and Depression by promoting events and the services AWARE offers. Clare is very proud to be part of the team that won the Institute of Fundraising NI Fundraising team of the Year in 2019.
Outside of work Clare enjoys running, yoga and spending time with her family and friends.
Marina is the Head of Service Development for AWARE and the lead on the Parent & baby project. Marina joined AWARE as an Education & Training Officer in 2013, having previously been a self-employed trainer and business owner. With a background in HR, personal development training and small business management, Marina has a passion for mental health and well being and has been a practicing holistic therapist since 2006.
Pat has been working for AWARE since May 2000 and is the longest serving member of staff in the organisation. As Head of Services, Pat oversees the smooth running of the Education and Training department. Pat is a keen gardener and loves everything to do with the outdoors.
Patricia joined AWARE in January 2004. Patricia is responsible for the smooth running of the organisation including management of Finance and Human Resources. In her spare time Patricia enjoys walking and zumba.
Tom started to work for AWARE in September 2009. Tom has 30 years clinical and management experience as a mental health professional working within the Belfast Trust area.