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The hArt team includes a number of highly skilled professionals.   Our Trustees include those with business, arts and teaching skills, as well as finance and HR experience  The Board meets quarterly and is responsible for the overall financial and business management of the charity.   


We have Consultants available with legal, fundraising and charity management/accountancy skills.   We are looking to expand the Trustee board and broaden the skills we have, so if you think you might like to get involved, please contact either Chair of Trustees, Kevin Mann, or Founder, Annie Jeffery.  


The Management committee deals with the day to day activities of the charity, and meets monthly.  

hArt's Patron,
Hylton Murray-Philipson

All of us at hArt were delighted when Hylton joined us as our patron in 2020.

To read more about Hylton, his history and why he's an excellent patron for hArt to have, click here


Annie Jeffery

Founder, trustee & former CEO

Annie is the Founder and until recently, the CEO of hArt. She is a sculpter...

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Phil Hallett

Chief Executive

Phil is the Chief Executive of Coda Music and has driven significant...

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Viv Purcell


Viv is a registered psychologist with the HCPC and British Psychological Society, who...

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Yvonne Campbell


Born in South London in 1968, Yvonne's family relocated to...

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Andrew C Wright

Art Therapist

Andrew is a trained Art Psychotherapist, UK licensed.

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Karen Blake

Art Facilitator

Karen studied fine art at West Surrey College of art & design... 

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Rachael Hartley

Art Facilitator

Rachel is a multidisciplinary artist and creative

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Kevin Mann

Chair of Trustees

Kevin is a marketer with over 20 years experience of building brands and supporting...


Marilyn Freedman


Marilyn was born and brought up in London. She moved to the New Forest with her...


Pippa Knight


I was born in 1959 in Lyndhurst and grew up in Sway. Aged 19, after completing a two year...


Birgitta Hancock


Birgitta lives in Lymington and is married with two teenage children. She has helped with... 

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Charlotte Burleigh

Art Therapist

Charlotte studied and qualified with a BA in Fine Art in 1994...


Martin Pettett

Office Administration

Martin has a wide ranging CV, but it's his experience in Communications, website...

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Mary Wallbank


Mary has a very high level of charity expertise. Having...

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