Meet the Team

Folake Segun - Chief Executive Officer

Email: folakes@communitywaves.co.uk

Telephone: 020 8690 5012

Folake founded Community Waves in 2017. Trustees delegate day-to-day responsibility for running the charity to the Director, so Folake is responsible for Community Waves strategy, finances, policy, and service delivery and development. She has a wealth of experience of voluntary sector management, patient and public involvement and community capacity building.

Esther Benneth - Project Support Officer

Email: admin@communitywaves.co.uk

Telephone: 020 8690 5012

Esther's role sees her support the Community Waves Team, as well as providing administrative
support to the Chief Executive.

Esther recently graduated from the University of Greenwich with a Bachelor's degree in Public Health.

Mandy Millward - NHS Complaints Advocate

Email: mandym@communitywaves.co.uk

Telephone: 020 8690 5012

Mandy has been an NHS Complaints Advocate for more than 10 years and previously worked in Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire and Berkshire. Mandy also has a wide experience of working with care leavers and young people. She volunteers as a prison monitor at a foreign nationals establishment, enjoys overlanding independent travel and is a member of the Tate.

Rosie Morrison - NHS Complaints Advocate

Email: rosiem@communitywaves.co.uk

Telephone: 020 8690 5012

Rosie is a former ward sister and comes to advocacy having assisted a close relative with an NHS complaint.

In her spare time, Rosie enjoys walking her dog, running, reading and visiting historical sites.She also sits on the Board running a block of flats and helps out at the local food bank.

Marzena Zoladz - Community Engagement Officer

Email: marzena@communitywaves.co.uk

Telephone: 020 8690 5012

Marzena’s role is to speak to community groups and individuals to gather information from hard-to-reach adults including those who are seldom heard. Prior to working for Healthwatch Marzena worked and volunteered in third sector organisations including Greater London Volunteering since 2009. She likes being outdoors with her family, horse riding and exploring interesting places in London and beyond.

Mathew Shaw - Communications and Information Officer

Email: mathews@communitywaves.co.uk

Telephone: 020 8690 5012

Mat is responsible for leading and delivering the organisation's communications strategy. He also analyses people's experiences of health and social care services, and ensures that patient feedback is able to influence local service provision.

Prior to Community Waves, he studied journalism at university and was a volunteer project support worker for Community Links Bromley. Mat enjoys playing and watching sports in his spare time, as well as being obsessed with Harry Potter.

Sydney Jatter - Engagement and Projects Officer

Email: sydneyj@communitywaves.co.uk

Telephone: 020 8690 5012

Sydney gathers the views and experiences of children, young people and families who use NHS and social care services in Lewisham. She empowers the Healthwatch Lewisham Youth Board to raise awareness amongst commissioners, providers and other agencies about young people’s health and social care views and needs. She also supports volunteers of Healthwatch Lewisham and leads our Enter and View visit programme. Before joining Healthwatch, Sydney studied History at university and worked with young people to develop their own social action projects. In her spare time, Sydney plays for her local korfball team.

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Gary, community member
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