Centre Manager

Debbie Shelley MBE has been Centre Manager at St Leonard's for five years.  Debbie has a degree in Psychology and Sociology from Hope University and  has worked in the faith based sector for nearly twenty years now.  Debbie loves her job and has a heart for the community where she works and cares greatly for the people who she worked with. Under her leadership the Centre has grown and thrived despite the poor economy and adverse local conditions.

Office Manager

Joy Lightwood joined us in 2003, she organizes everything and keeps all the paperwork in order. Joy loves living and working in Bootle.

Older Person's Worker

Bob Campbell has worked in the community for many years and is well known and respected in the area. Bob previously worked for Riverside our local RSL. 


Foodbank Operations Manager

Craig Gillespie began his new role earlier in the year.  He is based in our Warehouse in Waterloo Town Hall.


Development Worker


Frank joined us in 2015 having spent many years as a school caretaker.  He keeps St Lens clean & tidy and makes a great cup of tea.


Debt Advice and Money Management Worker


Community Cook


Warehouse Worker / Driver

James Bridson is based in our Warehouse in Waterloo.