Meet our staff and trustees

Centre Staff

Deborah – Manager

Deborah is the centre manager, who oversees all staff and day to day running of the centre.

Chelsea – Assistant Manager

Chelsea works alongside Deborah to ensure the smooth running of the centre, she oversees the youth workers.


Emma is our longest serving member of staff; she is our youth worker and works on all sessions for young people.


Sharon brings a lot of experience to the centre and works all young people sessions.


Denise is our newest member of the team, working all youth sessions with the young people and also ensuring the centre is clean and tidy.


Jon – Chair

Jon is our Chairman, he is the longest running trustee who has been here from the very start.


Ken manages the accounts. He’s a retired Chartered Accountant and former Professor of accounting at Lancaster University.


Karin has been a trustee at MCC since 2010 and has through the years provided general support and is our secretary.


Sally is our Trustee and has also been a volunteer for several years, she currently co-leads the Friday women’s group.


Mike provides all relevant information in regards to safeguarding and youth work. He is a retired school progress leader and youth worker.


Andrew is our newest Trustee: “I’m delighted to have this opportunity to be a Trustee of the Community Centre and through it to serve the people of the Marsh. Many of my family and friends came from the Marsh; my mother lived on Cavendish Street.”


Martin moved to Lancaster in 2021 after a newspaper career in the South of England and now lives close by the Marsh.