Our team

Our staff and trustees


See below for details of all our staff. We all work part time but we always try and make sure that there is someone in the office to be available for questions, press enquiries etc.


Get in touch here or see below for individual staff members.

Michelle Daley


Michelle directs and manages ALLFIE, makes sure it delivers its aims and objectives and raises the organisation’s profile.

Email Michelle or call 020 3327 2291.

Gelila Tekle-Mariam

Governance Support Officer

Gelila is ALLFIE’s Governance Support Officer. Email Gelila

Lani Parker

Capacity Building Development Officer

Email Lani or call 020 3327 2295.

Catherine Bebbington

Communications Officer

Catherine looks after ALLFIE’s communications, including the website, social media, and Inclusion Now magazine.

Email Catherine or call 020 3327 2294.

Joan Perkins

Finance Officer

Joan looks after ALLFIE’s finances.

Email Joan or call 020 3327 2298.

Iyiola Olafimihan

Justice and Campaigns Lead

Iyiola is the Justice and Campaigns Lead and will be coordinating ALLFIE’s campaigns activities and working to engage with stakeholders to advance inclusive education rights for all Disabled people

Email Iyiola or call 020 3327 2295.

Saifur Valli

Operations and Digital Officer

Saifur is part-time Operations and Digital Officer and looks after ALLFIE’s digital aspects and supporting the team with operational and digital benefits.

Email Saifur or call or call 020 3327 2293.

Maresa MacKeith

Youth Parliamentary Officer

Maresa’s aim is to create a national youth parliamentary group, to give young people a voice to advocate for inclusive education for all.

Email Maresa or call 020 7737 6030.

Edmore Masendeke

Policy & Research Officer

Edmore analyses policy and conducts research for ALLFIE, focusing on the team’s ongoing projects and recent policy developments.

Email Edmore or call 020 7737 6030.

Yewande Akintelu-Omoniyi

Our Voice Youth Officer

Yewande is part-time Our Voice Youth Officer, working on the Our Voice project.

Email Yewande or call 020 3327 2299.



ALLFIE’s trustees are:

  • Chair: Navin Kikabhai
  • Vice Chair: Sarifa Patel
  • Treasurer: Shamim Ali
  • Anthony Ford
  • Tasnim Hassan

Navin Kikabhai, Allfie's Chair of Trustees

ALLFIE's chair, Navin Kikabhai