Committee Members

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Amy Sweeting
Amy Sweeting
Co-Chair

Amy is Co-Chair of the Major Donor Secial Interest Group and organises our brilliant events throughout the year, listening to what members want and ensuring we have amazing speakers and sessions. Amy is Head of Fundraising at Missing People and also sits on the Convention Board.

Michael Winehouse
Michael Winehouse
Co-Chair

Michael is the (acting) Head of Philanthropy, Trusts and Special Events at Barnardo's and a Trustee of Cystic Fibrosis and the Amy Winehouse Foundation. He has been a member ofthe Major Donor group for 2 years and manages the mentoring programmed that has matched over 40 pairs in this time.

Julia Czastka
Julia Czastka
Treasurer

A fundraiser with 17 years' experience working in the not for profit sector, Julia currently manages the major partnerships programme at Concern Worldwide, an international development and humanitarian aid agency. She has been a member of the Major Donor Special Interest Group for over 4 years and her current role is Treasurer.

Katherine Bates
Katherine Bates
Secretary

Katherine is Secretary of the Major Donor Special Interest Group. She has been working in fundraising for ten years across different areas, including major donor fundraising. Currently she is in the High Value Team at Mencap, focusing on Trusts and Statutory income.

Anna-Maria Mullen
Anna-Maria Mullen
Communications Lead
Martin Miller
Martin Miller
Events Lead
Simon Callaghan
Simon Callaghan
Mentoring Lead

Simon is Director - Fundraising Appointments at Peridot Partners, an executive search business that supports organisations with a social focus to recruit senior managers and leaders. He leads a team responsible for fundraising and communications and also support charities to recruit professional fundraisers onto their trustee boards.

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