Meet the Staff

Indigo Redfern


Indigo brings a wealth of experience in community development, fundraising, business and project management. As a local resident, Indigo is keen to ensure that GL11 responds to the needs of local people and helps to build a thriving community.

Becki Withers

Centre Administrator

Becki has the tough job of keeping us all organised! Coordinating all building and maintenance work here at GL11 as well as taking control of the human resources and I.T!

Jane Knowlson

Finance Officer

Jane is our finance officer and works hard to keep all of the numbers in check.

Penny Lyon


Penny has the difficult job of keeping us all neat, clean and tidy here at GL11 Community Hub!

Colette Etheridge

Family Support Coordinator

Colette arranges and coordinates our family activities for children under 5 years old, along with family learning and development courses.

Marion Lloyd

Community Development Worker and Volunteer Coordinator

Marion is our community development worker who is here to develop connections between people and organisations within our community and to help us all work towards a safer, more welcoming community. She is also the point of contact for anyone wishing to volunteer at GL11.

Steph Williams

Marketing and Events Officer

Steph organises all of our events here at GL11 and focuses on the day to day marketing and advertising too.

Shane Brown

Cafe Assistant

Shane helps Jenni in the cafe and kitchen with all of the day to day cooking.

Natalie Bury

Senior Receptionist

Natalie is our senior receptionist who is always front of house to offer you a warm welcome!

Kim Shearman &
Emma Lovegrove-Smith

Crèche Workers

Kim & Emma run weekly community toddler and baby groups, whilst also offering crèche facilities, which run alongside our weekly courses and activities to enable parents to join in too.

Cathyrn Trace


Cathryn is our tutor and facilitator for several groups at GL11, including our Gateway Award group and Invisible Illnesses group. Cathryn also works with our Wild Club!

Tom Williams


Tom is our tutor and facilitator for several groups at GL11, including our Mens Shed and Wild Club!

Amy West

Yoga Teacher

Amy teaches our busy yoga and meditation classes here at GL11.