Who we are

Together we form a team of experienced, knowledgeable and passionate trailblazers in LBHF's children and young people community.

  • Gareth Dixon
    Gareth Dixon
    'In charge of overall strategic leadership and effective management of the charity. I am passionate about finding ways of improving the life experiences of young people who live, learn work or play in H & F and believe by working together that we can create a happier, healthier and safer borough'
  • Annie Rockson
    Annie Rockson
    Development Manager
    'Annie Rockson is the Development Manager and looks after the members of the Foundation. She works with a range of stakeholders to address the needs, concerns and assets of members. This ranges from overseeing research, carrying out networking events, putting on training and connecting members with the wider H&F community.'
  • Becky Brookman
    Becky Brookman
    Grants Manager
    "Becky is the Grants and Consortium Manager. Her role is to support Young H&F members to access small grants, including working with Supplementary Schools. Becky also oversees the work of the newly developed Young H&F consortium, which has been designed to facilitate partnership working and grow opportunities for sustainable investment in youth provision for H&F."
  • Reena Begum
    Reena Begum
    Business Administration Manager
    "My name is Reena Begum and I am the office manager for young hammersmith and Fulham foundation. I have over 5 years’ experience in business administration, finance and office management. I look after the charities finances, office management, HR and as well as dabble in comms and marketing. People find me to be upbeat, self-motivated team player with good communications skills. I am training to be an historian and archaeologist (female Indiana jones you can say lol) by doing an undergraduate studies of history and archaeology as I enjoy learning about the past. I hoped to specialise in Egyptology one day. My favourite hit tv show is Walking Dead and my favourite food is Nandos. I love watch movies from old classics to new blockbuster. I also enjoy socialising in my spare time and I am proud to say I once survived a live experience of zombie apocalypse."
  • Nadia Harding
    Nadia Harding
    Partnership Director
    "Nadia is the newest member of our team and is responsible for building cross-sector relationships with businesses that will invest in opportunities for young people in the borough of Hammersmith & Fulham. Nadia has been in the charity sector for over a decade and has always been fascinated with the impact that different charities can have on shaping the world and how we can better equip future generations to succeed in a nurturing and fun way."