Team Meeting

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Sammie Mcfarland

Sammie Mcfarland

CEO & Founder

Sammie Mcfarland is a Wellbeing Coach & Entrepreneur.

Kirsty Stanley

Kirsty Stanley

LCK Occupational Therapist

Kirsty has been an OT for over 20 years, after training at St. Loyes School of Occupational Therapy in Exeter.

Helen Goss

Helen Goss

Lead LCK Representative for Scotland, & Trustee

Helen lives in NE Scotland with her partner and 8 year old daughter who is suffering from Long Covid since the first wave.

Dr Eleni Iasonidou

Dr Eleni Iasonidou

Lead LCK Representative for Greece

Eleni is an experienced paediatrician with an interest in Long Covid.

Frances Simpson

Frances Simpson

Founder & Trustee

Frances Simpson is a lecturer in Psychology and Counselling at Coventry University (SC.)

Roxanne Talbot

Roxanne Talbot

Student Occupational Therapist

Rox started training as an Occupational Therapist in September 2020 after chronic health issues led her to leave her profession as a Dental Hygienist

Sarah O Connell

Sarah O Connell

Lead LCK Representative for Ireland

Sarah and her daughter suffer from post viral ME/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome.

Sarah Miller

Sarah Miller

Chair Trustee

Sarah has worked in the charity sector for over 25 years, mainly in fundraising and marketing.

Nathalie Pearson

Nathalie Pearson

COO & Founding Member

Nathalie Pearson is a founding member.

James Neill

James Neill

LCK Data Analyst

James lives in Surrey. Early in the pandemic James noticed the general lack of awareness of Covid’s impact on children and young people.

Colin Pidgeon

Colin Pidgeon

Lead LCK Representative Northern Ireland

Colin blew in to Northern Ireland in 1999, before marrying his wife Cathy the following year. He is passionate about helping those who need a hand.

Tabitha Gavin

Tabitha Gavin

LCK Administrator

Tabitha joined LCK to support with administration tasks.

Michael Rosen

Michael Rosen

Patron

Michael Rosen is one of Britain’s best loved writers and performance poets for children and adults and has personally been affected by Long Covid.

Dr Sue Peters

Dr Sue Peters

LCK Educational Psychologist

Sue has been an Educational Psychologist for 17 years after completing her initial training at Southampton University in 2004.

Susie Goulding

Susie Goulding

Lead LCK Representative for Canada

Susie runs Canada's largest Long Covid advocacy group.