Meet the team
SCVS has a team of 13 working hard for Sutton’s voluntary sector.
Alison Navarro – Chief Executive
Alison joined us as our Chief Executive in 2016, having spent a number of years working for the voluntary sector, most recently as the Head of Community Investment at Community Links Bromley. Working with our key partners Alison leads the strategic development of SCVS while playing an active role in supporting Sutton's voluntary sector.
The Development Team offers advice and support to voluntary sector organisations working in Sutton.
Razia Sattar – Senior Organisational Development Officer
Razia supports the development of voluntary organisations and is a PQASSO mentor. She also leads on children, young people and families issues running a forum for organisations working with children, young people and families in Sutton. She also runs a number of SCVS training courses.
Communications and Admin
The Communications and Admin Team keeps the voluntary sector in Sutton up to date with national and local developments, provides email updates to SCVS members and runs events for the voluntary sector.
Sara Thomas – Marketing and Events Officer
Sara sends out regular e-bulletins for SCVS, looks after this website and SCVS’s social media accounts. If you have any good news or events you want to tell Sutton’s voluntary sector about, get in touch!
Jackie Parr – Organisational and Voluntary Sector Support Manager
Jackie is a first point of contact for any general enquiries and supports Voluntary organisations. She is also the contact for the Sutton Community Fund.
Jenny O'Neill – Development Manager, Sutton Giving
Jenny is the first point of contact for any queries about Sutton Giving.
As well as managing SCVS’s finances, the Finance Team also offers finance advice to organisations, and runs a community accounting service.
CPS Ltd (payroll)
Creative Payroll Solutions (CPS Ltd) provides bespoke payroll services to voluntary organisations, both in Sutton, and beyond. Visit the website
Karen Adorjan – Payroll Officer, Email Karen
Tina Green – Payroll Assistant, Email Tina
Healthwatch Sutton helps people to get the best out of their local health and social care services. If you have any issues with health or social care in Sutton, or have had a really good experience of health or social care services, contact the team. Visit the Healthwatch Sutton website
Pete Flavell – Healthwatch Sutton Operational Manager, Email Pete
Pam Howe – Healthwatch Sutton Patient Engagement Officer, Email Pam
Ishmael Evans - Healthwatch Sutton Communication and Engagement Officer, Email Ishmael