Senior Leadership Team

The Revd Ben Cahill-Nicholls (White Background)

The Reverend Ben Cahill-Nicholls

Chief Executive

Has overall responsibility, working with trustees, for the leadership and strategic direction of the charity. Ben joined the Trust in October 2020. Biography

Elizabeth Aveling (White Background)

Elizabeth Aveling

Executive Assistant to the Chief Executive

Catherine Cashmore (White Background)

Catherine Cashmore

Head of External Relations

Leads our engagement with national Churches, Dioceses and other partners. Also has oversight of the Trust’s media liaison, research, thought leadership and advocacy.

Sarah Davies (White Background)

Sarah Davies

Director of Charitable Services

Sarah is responsible for all aspects of the Trust’s charitable activity, including grant-making, partnerships and support services.

Tonya Goldring (White Background)

Tonya Goldring

Head of Finance and Operations

Tonya is responsible for managing all central support functions of the charity. This includes all of the day-to-day management of finance, investment, IT, facilities, property and HR.

Jane Pattullo (White Background)

Jane Pattullo

Grants & Services Manager

Jane line-manages all Grants & Services Officers, leading and coordinating day-to-day operations of the Grants & Services team providing supervision support to all team members.

Wider Team

Our staff team also includes two people in Finance and Operations, two people in External Relations and 12 people in the Charitable Services team.


If you would like to join our growing team, please take a look to see if we have any vacancies.