Meet the trustees

photo of Norman Rolfe

Norman Rolfe – Chair
Norman had a long career at a senior management level with BT. Since retiring he has worked, on a voluntary basis, for a number of charities and community organisations whilst finding time for holidays, cycling and golf


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Phil Harris – Fundraising
Professor Phil Harris has recently retired as Assistant Dean in the Faculty of Development and Society at Sheffield Hallam University and continues to lecture in Public Law.  He is a previous Chair of the Association of Law Teachers.


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Colin Ross – Council Liaison
Colin was first elected to represent Dore and Totley Ward on Sheffield City Council in 1994. Colin retired from teaching recently having taught Geology for thirty-four years. He is currently the Leader of the Liberal Democrats on Sheffield City Council and shadow cabinet member for Children, Young People and Families.


Collette Duke – Booking Coordinator
Collette has previously worked for South Yorkshire Credit Union. She currently volunteers for a variety of groups run by Totley Rise Methodist Church along-side regular shifts in Totley Library. Her hobbies include football, movies, and music..


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Carolyn Allcroft – Day Coordinator, Safeguarding
Carolyn retired after a long career with Sheffield City Council, most recently in the Fostering and Adoption Department. She has experience in managing, training and supporting volunteers and has a particular interest in improving the attainment of disadvantaged children and young people.


Steve Wyatt – Film Club Lead
Steve has previously worked as a Project Manager with BT and is now involved with several schools in Derbyshire in a number of roles. He is also Clerk to Hathersage Parish Council.


Julie Kitlowski Secretary and health and safety Local GP who has worked in primary care for 30 years. Chair of Rotherham CCG and Health and Wellbeing Board in Rotherham for 4 years dealing with partners in the council.  Police surgeon for 10 years. Interested  in health and wellbeing /prevention and helped set up Social prescribing  using invaluable volunteers from various charities to support patient services. Interested in travelling, racketball and hiking 


Amber Rebeka – Book purchasing


Dom Harris – Building Manager


Cvet Vasilev – IT


Roger Lasko – Volunteer Induction