Youth Team

Karl Dickerson

Activities Manager

Karl joined the Open Youth Trust in October 2017 as their Activities Manager.

Lara Nicole

Outreach Manager

Lara has been involved with the OPEN Youth Trust since 2014 and joined OPEN as Outreach Manager in August 2017.

Dan Jeffrey

Climbing Instructor

Dan has been leading sessions on the Climbing Wall for the OPEN Youth Trust since 2009.

Izzie Porter

Youth Support Worker

Izzie started at OPEN Youth Trust in August 2017 as a Youth Support Worker for the Outreach Team.

Hannah Smith

Volunteer Mentor

Hannah joined OPEN Youth Trust in September 2017 as a Volunteer Mentor for the Outreach Team...

Johnny Raspin

Youth Support Worker

Johnny began his youth work journey at 18 and before joining OPEN he worked as a support worker for adults with learning and additional needs.

Michaela Rudling

Dance and Performing Arts Instructor

Michaela has been involved with the Open Youth Trust since 2012 where she attended OPEN as a young person.

Alex Russell

Volunteer Mentor

Alex has been involved with the OPEN Youth Trust since 2016 and took over the role of Volunteer Mentor in August 2017.

Scott Taylor

Youth Support Worker & Music Tutor

Scott works both within the venue and also as a member of the Outreach Team.

Kathryn Thacker

Volunteer Mentor

Kathryn joined OPEN Youth Trust in August 2017 as part of the Outreach Team.