Our team

We listen, then take action. We educate and influence policy makers. We are first responders.

Get to know our Trustees and Senior Leadership Team.

Trustees

Rosalyn

Co-chair

Anne

Co-chair

Annette

Trustee

Sara

Trustee

Roz

Trustee

Klara

Trustee

Louise

Trustee

Mike

Treasurer

Senior Leadership

Baljit Banga

CEO

Mufeedah Bustin

Director of Operations

Elizabeth Jiménez Yáñez

Head of Policy and Public Affairs

Hazel Alcraft

Head of Community and Women’s Centre

Seika Aziz

Joint Head of Criminal Justice and Detention Services

Kerry Smith

Joint Head of Criminal Justice and Detention Services

Operations


Mufeedah Bustin

Director of Operations

Liezel

HR and Operations Manager

Simona

Data and Impact Specialist

Ruby

Operations Officer

Julie

Fundraising and Grant Management Specialist

Anna

Operations Officer (Temp.)

Policy and Public Affairs


Elizabeth Jiménez Yáñez

Head of Policy and Public Affairs

Silvia

Policy and Public Affairs Manager

Fleur

Policy & Public Affairs Specialist

Priscille

Assistant Policy & Community Officer

Olivia

Anti-Trafficking Policy Officer

Ritika

Policy Research Specialist (Cultural Mediation)

Criminal Justice and Detention Services


Seika Aziz

Joint Head of Criminal Justice and Detention Services

Kerry Smith

Joint Head of Criminal Justice and Detention Services

Monica

Criminal Justice Services Manager

Lashan

Project Worker (Wraparound)

Faith

Project Worker (Criminal Justice Services)

Esther

Project Worker (Wraparound)

Fernanda

Project Worker (Through-the-Gate)

Rakie

Specialist Project Worker (Prisons & Detention)

Amy

Specialist Project Worker (WSS)

Izabela

Specialist Project Worker (Prisons & Detention)

Community and Women's Centre


Hazel Alcraft

Head of Community and Women’s Centre

Joanne

Community and Women’s Centre Manager

Michaela

Housing Specialist

Priya

Project Worker (Community)

Priscille

Assistant Policy & Community Officer

Indigo

Project Worker (Community)

Boryana

Project Worker (Courts)

Valbona

Project Worker (Cultural Mediation)

Elena

Project Worker (Community and Courts)

Set up in 1986 by Olga Heaven MBE, Hibiscus Initiatives (Hibiscus) is a voluntary sector organisation with a track record of delivering high-quality services for over 30 years.

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