Introducing the Greater Manchester Poverty Action Team

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Graham Whitham

Chief Executive Officer

Graham Whitham

Chief Executive Officer

Alexis Darby

Head of Advocacy, Policy and Research

Alexis Darby

Head of Advocacy, Policy and Research

Penny Rimmer

Policy Officer

Penny Rimmer

Policy Officer

Chris Bagley

Communications Manager

Chris Bagley

Communications Manager

Jon Sands

Programme Officer, Money Advice Referral Tool

Jon Sands

Programme Officer, Money Advice Referral Tool

John Hacking

GM Living Wage Campaign Coordinator

John Hacking

GM Living Wage Campaign Coordinator

Lucy Bird

Fundraising Officer

Lucy Bird

Fundraising Officer

Beatrice Smith

Programme Facilitator
(Tameside PTC)

Beatrice Smith

Programme Facilitator
(Tameside PTC)

Hannah Lamberth

Administrator and Events Organiser (Tameside PTC)

Hannah Lamberth

Administrator and Events Organiser (Tameside PTC)

Carol Baguley

Poverty Response Officer

Carol Baguley

Poverty Response Officer

Megan Tucker

Project Coordinator

Megan Tucker

Project Coordinator

Elaine Riozzi

Financial Inclusion Officer

Elaine Riozzi

Financial Inclusion Officer

Chris HoughMeet the Team