Our team

  • Paul Morrish

    Paul Morrish

    Chief Executive

    Paul joined LandAid in 2015 having worked in a wide range of charities and not for profit organisations over a 25 year period. He works with our Board of Trustees to ensure LandAid has a clear strategy and is equipped to deliver that strategy. He leads a small leadership team, who in turn lead our larger - but still small - and outstanding team. He brings a passionate determination to do everything we can to end youth homelessness across the UK, a commitment to making LandAid a great partner to work with, and a great employer to work for. He is always impressed by the best that the property industry can achieve, and sees huge potential in its companies and staff working together to achieve social change.


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  • Alice Lamb

    Deputy CEO

    Alice brings a wealth of CSR & ESG knowledge and leadership to LandAid, and has used this to develop our Partnerships programme and raise our income significantly. Alice works closely with Paul and our Board to ensure that LandAid Partnerships and Events strategy is robust and forward thinking. She has a track record of building long-term, mutually beneficial, strategic relationships with our partners and works closely with our partners to align their CSR strategies to LandAid’s mission.

    She joined us from Coram, the children’s charity where she was Head of Corporate Partnerships for five years and led the team to success. During that time, she tripled the corporate income, developing creative CSR projects to maximise impact for vulnerable children. In addition to this, she managed the partnership with Club Peloton, helping to raise £1million from the property sector through combining cycling and networking.

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  • Tim Hudson Chart.PR

    Head of Communications & Engagement

    Tim leads the Communications & Engagement team at LandAid, working collaboratively across the charity to ensure that our supporters are engaged and inspired by the work we fund and the efforts of our charity partners to bring an end to youth homelessness.

    Tim is a Chartered Public Relations Practitioner with over 15 years’ experience leading and managing communications teams, strategies and multi-channel campaigns across charitable and educational settings. Prior to joining LandAid, Tim worked for several not-for-profit organisations including Cancer Research UK, where he delivered creative face-to-face and digital content to connect supporters to the life-saving projects they helped to fund.

    Tim is an active member of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR), a member of the CIPR Podcast Editorial Board, a school Governor and the Communications Officer for his local fell running club.

    Please contact Tim with any press or PR queries or if you would like to know more about youth homelessness in the UK.


  • Marisa McDermott

    Marisa McDermott

    Head of Finance

    Marisa is our Head of Finance. She works with the Finance and Audit Committee to ensure that LandAid’s finance processes remain robust, efficient and transparent. Every quarter, it is Marisa who enables our Grants Team to award life-changing Grants to our charity partners. She guides the rest of the LandAid team to ensure that our income is coded correctly, and finance processes are followed. Marisa is a member of LandAid’s Leadership Team and manages our Finance Assistant.

    Before working for LandAid, Marisa was Finance Manager for Muscular Dystrophy UK for seven years.



  • Paul Nanson

    Head of Events & Innovation

    Paul heads up the Events Team and is responsible for the LandAid 10K and the Sleepout for LandAid, as well as supporting the team with our other events Steptober and the Ambassador Challenge. The Events Team also supports our many partners with their fundraising events, by making sure they have the materials and resources needed to be a success.

    Previously, Paul has worked in fundraising at Loughborough Students Union, St Mungo’s and the British Lung Foundation.


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  • Michael Regan

    Head of Partnerships

    Michael manages LandAid’s corporate partnerships function, strengthening and maximising engagement from LandAid’s fantastic network of property industry partners. Michael arrives having secured and managed high value corporate partnerships for Coram, the children’s charity, including a partnership with Coutts, which delivered over £325,000 of income in its first year.

    At Coram, Michael was a passionate advocate of their homeless outreach work, which solved the urgent housing needs of care leavers, and is hugely excited about helping LandAid, and its network of partners to end youth homelessness in the UK. Michael was born and raised in Manchester, and will also be co-ordinating the LandAid NorthWest Board to build the charity’s presence in the region.


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  • Lauren Doy

    Communications & Engagement Manager

    Lauren is our Communications and Engagement Manager. She works cross functionally with teams to provide direction and support for our communications channels, striving to ensure that our partners and supporters are highly engaged in the work that we do and understand the part they can play alongside LandAid in ending youth homelessness. 

    Before joining LandAid Lauren worked in the Brand and Marketing team for over three years at the British Red Cross. 

    With a background in increasing brand awareness, Lauren is excited to help strengthen LandAid’s voice within the property and construction industry.


  • Kevin Hunter

    Grants Programme Manager

    Kevin joined LandAid in 2022 as the Grants Programme Manager, and is responsible for the design, delivery and evaluation of Landaid's national grant-making programme, ensuring the money raised by our supporters is invested where it will have the most impact. Kevin work closely with LandAid's charity partners, as well as collaborating with other organisations and funders who share LandAid's aims.

    Prior to working at LandAid, Kevin has worked across the voluntary and private sector in London and the South-West, including developing and managing funding programmes and a decade working in youth homelessness service delivery and leadership, primarily managing Nightstop Devon for 8 years.  


  • Gareth Pettit

    Programmes & Impact Manager

    Gareth manages our Pro Bono Programme, brokering free property expertise for charities and non-profits working with disadvantaged young people, families, and communities - including those experiencing homelessness. His role involves matching skilled property professionals from our amazing network of partner companies, with organisations in need of advice on their building projects to help them create greater social value and make a meaningful difference.

    As a fundraising and engagement professional with previous roles across private industry and in higher education, Gareth has a history of successful relationship building, partnership development, and establishing mutually beneficial networks with senior individuals and corporate organisations. He brings his passion for social change to LandAid, together with considerable experience of originating and delivering projects and programmes that support vulnerable and underprivileged communities.


  • Katie Stephenson

    Corporate Partnerships Manager (National Development)

    Katie works with our Corporate Partnerships team, focusing on the national development of LandAid’s regional boards across the UK. Her role is to strengthen the incredible support our Regional Boards provide to life-changing local projects aiming to end youth homelessness.

    Before joining LandAid Katie worked in the Corporate Partnerships team for three years at the National Autistic Society. As well as leading on Autism Hour, a national campaign based in retail spaces, she has worked with a range of companies by raising awareness, vital funds and creating a society that works for autistic people.


  • Jeni Nugent

    Events Fundraising Officer

    Jeni is the Events Fundraising Officer, working on LandAid’s inhouse events including the LandAid SleepOut and LandAid 10K.

    Before joining LandAid, Jeni worked for several charities in volunteer recruitment and fundraising, including Place2Be, Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation, and Mencap Liverpool & Sefton. Most recently Jeni was Head of Fundraising at Phoenix Foundation, a charity and residence for men experiencing homelessness in Liverpool. She is now looking forward to helping to make the LandAid SleepOut 2022 the biggest and best one yet!


  • Abi Glover

    Events & Digital Fundraising Officer

    Abi is our Events and Digital Fundraising Officer, leading and project managing several of our physical and virtual events while also supporting our corporate partners to run their own fundraising events. Abi works closely with our Corporate and Communication teams to progress our digital fundraising strategy, utilise our digital channels and create a seamless user journey for our supporters.

    Prior to LandAid, Abi worked at Shelter in the Philanthropy team and brings her passion for the sector to help us tackle youth homelessness.


  • Sasa Jancar

    Finance Officer

    Saša is our Finance Officer. Supporting the Head of Finance and working closely with the rest of the LandAid team to ensure that LandAid’s finance processes are followed correctly. He is responsible that the income and expenditure are coded correctly, and processes the monthly payroll and the Management Accounts.

    Before working for LandAid, Saša was Finance Officer at Sir Oswald Stoll Foundation for four years.


  • Charlotte Bewes

    Fundraising & Projects Assistant

    Charlotte supports the whole LandAid Team to achieve its goals. Working across the Fundraising Events, Partnerships and Programmes & Impact Team, Charlotte provides vital administrative support  to our grant and pro bono programme, flagship LandAid events and corporate partnerships.

    Sitting in the Communications & Engagement Team, Charlotte helps support internal comms and provides PA support to our CEO and DCEO.

    Please get in touch with Charlotte if you have any general enquiries about LandAid.



  • Ronan Harris

    Supporter Care Assistant

    Ronan supports LandAid’s Events & Finance Teams to achieve our income and engagement objectives. By helping to maintain detailed income records, Ronan enables us to offer our partners insight into the real impact their contributions make. He also supports our partners in their fundraising efforts by being the first point of call for any queries about our events and for those organising their own fundraising initiatives.

    Prior to joining LandAid, Ronan worked in Admissions at University of Cumbria before undertaking a Master’s in Philosophy at University of Manchester, with research interests in moral and political Philosophy.


  • Rebecca Frost

    Programmes & Impact Assistant

    Rebecca supports both our Grants and Pro Bono Programme along with requests for support from the Chief Executive. Her role is to closely monitor, provide administrative support too and celebrate impact, along with encouraging and maintaining new and existing relationships.

    Prior to joining LandAid, Rebecca worked in the Public Sector for over 18 years including the Social Housing sector, Environment and Charitable organisations, with the most recent role being Partnership and Employer Engagement Manager for for the Big Life Group, the largest social enterprise in the Northwest which includes Anxiety UK as part of its services.