HELPING HERTS HOMELESS is a charity run entirely by volunteers

All monies raised go directly to helping the homeless in Hertfordshire. Following are some of our key players…

Peter Warren

Peter Warren

Trustee

Peter was a research scientist with ICI, and is now retired. He has been a volunteer with the Charity since 2001, and was involved with the development of the services and the purchase of the premises in 2006.

Ray Shakespeare Smith

Ray Shakespeare Smith

Trustee

A teacher for 33 years Ray was a County Councillor and a District Councillors for 16 years. He is a trustee of several local charities and a Supervisor of The Black Squirrel Credit Union.

Ian Chapman

Ian Chapman

Trustee

Ian has a background in travel, tourism and operations having worked for TUI Travel Group for over 25 years both in the UK and Overseas. Ian is currently a board director at TUI Destination services and an Ambassador for the Holiday association charity.

Jacqui Childs

Jacqui Childs

Trustee

Jaqui is a chartered accountant and has been in practice for many years. She currently advises local businesses and became a trustee in January 2019.

Nicola Robbins

Nicola Robbins

Trustee

Nicola is a freelance copywriter and communications advisor and has worked for more than 15 years in the communications and PR industry. Following six years as a Chair of Governors she now works with schools, charities and small businesses and to help improve their communications and social media presence. She became a trustee in January 2020.

Grahame Williams

Grahame Williams

Ambassador

Grahame was a trustee from 2014 to December 2019. He has a background in sales and marketing in the property sector and over twenty years in executive recruitment. He recently retired from being a driving instructor based in Hitchin.

Elizabeth Racine

Elizabeth Racine

Company Secretary

Elizabeth has recently graduated in Law with French Law. She joined the charity as Company Secretary in January 2019.