Meet the Team

Meet the Team

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Michelle Southgate

Support Service Manager

Michelle joined Sunrise Partnership in October 2020. Michelle has fantastic skills and over 30 years' experience of working with children and young people in a variety of settings. She has 20+ years' experience as an administration manager in the third sector, commercially and Local Government. Michelle is also a psychology graduate and is currently training as a counsellor.
As well as managing the Service Support Team, Michelle is responsible for delivering one to one support to children and young people in Aberdeen City.
Michelle works closely with everyone at Sunrise Partnership to not only develop and grow the charity but to provide the very best support to children and young people affected by loss and bereavement.

support@sunrisepartnership.org

07827755735


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Fay McLeod

Office Manager/Volunteer Coordinator

Fay joined Sunrise Partnership in September 2020. With a real passion and strong background of working and volunteering in the third sector, Fay brings a wealth of skills and experience to Sunrise.
Fay manages the operational side of Sunrise Partnership including administration, finances, communications & marketing, volunteer coordination and all aspects of fundraising.

fay.mcleod@sunrisepartnership.org

07939432091


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Jill Stallard

Aberdeenshire Area Manager (South & Central)

Jill joined Sunrise Partnership in April 2019 as a Sessional Support Worker before taking on the role of Area Manager for Aberdeenshire (South & Central) in December 2019.
Jill brings a wealth of experiences and skills to this role, having worked previously in residential children's homes and within education.
Jill provides one to one support and group sessions to children and young people who have experienced loss or bereavement across South & Central Aberdeenshire

jill.stallard@sunrisepartnership.org

07539186669


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Dawn Carnegie

Aberdeenshire Area Manager (North & Central)

Having previously worked as a Child & Families Practitioner with CLAN, Dawn brings fantastic experience and skills to Sunrise Partnership.
Dawn provides one to one support sessions to children and young people who have experienced loss or bereavement across North & Central Aberdeenshire

dawn.carnegie@sunrisepartnership.org

07958142673


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Eileen Wheeler

Sessional Support Worker

Eileen provides one to one support sessions to children in Aberdeen City who have experienced loss or bereavement.


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Lesley Bilton-Cruickshank

Sessional Support Worker

Lesley provides one to one support to children and young people who have experienced loss or bereavement in Aberdeen City


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Lynne Collie

Sessional Support Worker

Lynne provides one to one support to children and young people in South Aberdeenshire who have experienced loss or bereavement


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Serena Wilson

Sessional Support Worker

Serena provides relaxation sessions for children and young people in North Aberdeenshire who have experienced loss or bereavement