Meet the Team

The Healthy Living Team work with a range of partners to create new and develop existing play, sports and physical activity opportunities for residents of all ages.

 

If you have any questions or queries please feel free to contact one of our team on the contact details below.

Karen Davies, Principal Healthy Living Officer   

Oversees the Healthy Living Team programme and plans.

 

  • 01446 704793

Rachel Shepherd, Senior Healthy Living Officer 

Oversees Active Young people programme, Women and Girls projects and physical literacy.

 

  • 01446 704808

Elliot Pottinger, Active Adult Officer 

Oversee the active adult project.

 

  • 07596 889067

Angela Stevens, Healthy Living Officer -  Barry and Wenvoe Cluster

Responsible for cluster plan that includes Junior Sport and 5x60 plan, and point of contact for schools and community clubs/organisations. Also lead officer for the Mental Health project and Young Ambassador programme.

 

  • 07751 355089

Gareth East, Healthy Living Officer - Eastern Vale  - Penarth, Sully, Dinas, Llandough 

Responsible for area cluster plan that includes Junior Sport and 5x60 plan, and point of contact for schools and community clubs / organisations. Also lead officer for Coaches of the Future and Holiday Provision.

 

  • 07525 800601

Lucy Mitchell, Healthy Living Officer - Western Vale – Llantwit Major, Rhoose and St Athan  (Part Time - Mon-Weds)

Responsible for area cluster plan that includes Junior Sport and 5x60 plan, and point of contact for schools and community clubs/organisations. Also lead officer for Creative Confident Coaches project and Club Accreditation programme.

 

  • 07432 427546

Ben Davies-Thompson, Healthy Living Officer - Western Vale - Cowbridge and outlying areas (Part Time - Mon and Tues)

Responsible for area cluster plan that includes Junior Sport and 5x60 plan, and point of contact for schools and community clubs/organisations. Also lead officer for BAME and Competitions and Festivals.

 

  • 07511 613030

Joanne Jones, Senior Play Development Officer

Responsible for the development of inclusive play opportunities in the Vale of Glamorgan. Including training delivery, Families First Holiday Club, Forest School programme, family play sessions and various inclusive play projects.

 

  • 07923 241549
  • Joajones@valeofglamorgan.gov.uk

Julia Sky, Community Play Development Officer

esponsible for the development of community play opportunities across the Vale of Glamorgan.  Including training delivery, open access play provision, community engagement and various community play projects.

 

  • 07749 401213

 

  • Jusky@valeofglamorgan.gov.uk