Our people

The team at Catalyst are fantastic – they are the reason we say “it’s not what we offer but how we offer it”!

  • Adam
    Engagement Worker

    Adam is an Engagement Worker based in Guildford.

  • Adriana
    Triage Worker

    Adriana is a Triage Worker for the East Drug and Alcohol team based in Redhill.

  • Alan
    Link Worker

    Alan is a Link Worker based in Guildford.

  • Andy
    Andy
    Assertive Outreach Worker

    Andy is an Assertive Outreach Worker and SMART Champion. He has previously worked with vulnerable adults and co-facilitated the Structured Recovery Group for the Reach Out project.

  • Caroline
    Caroline
    Social Support Contracts Manager

    Caroline manages a team assisting people with social care and practical support. She is DANOS qualified and studying for her NVQ5 Diploma in Health and Social Care Leadership and Management. Caroline has expertise in working with people with mental health and drug and alcohol problems on an assertive outreach basis. Alpha Extreme Services

  • Caroline
    Caroline
    Link Worker

    Caroline works as a link worker,  assisting people in the Godalming area to engage in activities and supporting them on their wellbeing journey.

  • Caroline
    Link Worker

    Caroline is a Link Worker in Camberley.

  • Charlotte
    Administrator

    Charlotte is an Administrator based in the Guildford office.

  • Clive
    Clive
    Recovery Worker

    Clive is an ISIS Recovery Worker in the East Surrey Area. He is also a qualified counsellor and a group facilitator.

  • Corrine
    Corrine
    Link Worker

    Corrine is a Link worker with the Welcome Project in Surrey Heath. Her role is supporting people to improve wellbeing by engaging in activities. She also works with cooking, knitting and film groups.

  • David
    Finance Manager

    David is the Finance Manager for Catalyst and is based in the Guildford office.

  • Diana
    Diana
    Administrator

    Diana is the part time Administrative support for the Welcome Project in Surrey Heath.

  • Emily
    Assertive Outreach Worker

    Emily is an Assertive Outreach Worker for the ISIS team in Woking

  • Emily
    Safe Haven Wellbeing Worker

    Emily is a Wellbeing Worker in the Safe Haven in Woking.

  • Fiona
    Transition Development Lead

    Fiona is the Transitional Development Lead looking at the implementation and harmonisation of Community Connections across the organisation.

  • Fru
    Fru
    Contracts Manager - Welcome Project

    Fru is the Contracts Manager for Catalyst working across all the projects of the organisation.

  • Gary
    Gary
    Director - Alpha Extreme Services

    Gary manages Alpha Extreme Services, our social enterprise. He is one of our most experienced staff and is skilled in working with mental health and drug and alcohol problems.

  • Gilly
    Gilly
    Senior Practitioner - Counselling & Supervision

    Gilly believes people can make changes in their lives given the right support at the right time. She is proud of a team of 40 counsellors who deliver a quality service to people facing struggles with their addiction or mental health, and to friends and families.

  • Gus
    Gus
    Director of Operations

    Gus leads our recovery services and is responsible for the performance of Reach Out as part of the Senior Management Team. He is an experienced housing, mental health, drug and alcohol worker, a SMART champion and our Safeguarding Lead for Children and Adults.

  • Hannah
    Link Worker

    Hannah is a Link Worker in Camberley.

  • Hannah
    Safe Haven Wellbeing Worker

    Hannah is a Wellbeing Worker in the Safe Haven in Woking.

  • Helen
    Link Worker

    Helen is a Link Worker for the North West Surrey Integrated Team based in Staines.

  • Ian
    Link Worker

    Ian is a Link Worker in the North West Surrey Integrated Team based in Staines.

  • Jamie
    Jamie
    Team Leader

    Jamie manages a team of recovery and wellbeing workers in Camberley. He is also a SMART group facilitator.

  • Jane
    Jane
    Communications and Fundraising Manager

    Jane is responsible for all aspects of communicating and developing Catalyst as an organisation, and supports the Senior Management Team to deliver the fundraising strategy.

  • Jill
    Jill
    Administrator

    Jill is the Administrator for the ISIS project and looks after the running of the Surrey Hubs which deliver drug and alcohol services.

  • Julia
    Team Leader

    Julia is team leader for North West Surrey Integrated team in Staines, covering West Elmbridge, Woking, Spelthorne and Runnymede. She is a SMART trained group facilitator and one of a team of domestic abuse trainers in Surrey. DANOS qualified she works holistically with clients across all areas of their life.

  • Karen
    Karen
    Administrator

    Karen works for the Welcome Project. She has completed DANOS training and is working towards qualifying as a counsellor. Karen is also a trained assessor.

  • Karen
    Karen
    Assertive Outreach Worker

    Karen is an Assertive Outreach worker  based in Woking, working with a wide range of people and issues. She has 12 years experience of working with young offenders and prison inmates, and is also joint child protection lead.

  • Kat
    Safe Haven Wellbeing Worker

    Kat is a Wellbeing Worker in the Safe Haven in Aldershot.

  • Kathryn
    Link Worker

    Kathryn  is a Link Worker for the Integrated Team based in Godalming.

  • Keeley
    Keeley
    Administrative Assistant

    Keeley works in the main office in Guildford providing administrative support  for the ISIS teams and gaining experience in many of the different Catalyst programmes.

  • Keely
    Peer and Volunteer Development Co-ordinator

    Keely is developing SMART Groups in Surrey and supporting the setup of Peer Led mutual aid meetings. She is Health and Social Care qualified and has 15 years experience in the field. She is SMART trained and a member of the Federation for Drug and Alcohol Professionals.

  • Lorraine
    Link Worker

    Lorraine is an link worker working out of the Staines hub and is also a qualified Counsellor.

  • Louise
    Wellbeing Recovery Worker

    Louise is a Wellbeing Recovery Worker based in Camberley.

  • Louise
    Safe Haven Wellbeing Worker

    Louise is a Wellbeing Worker in the Safe Haven in Aldershot.

  • Marcus
    Marcus
    Link Worker

    Marcus is a Link worker with the Welcome Project. He is based in Godalming, and works with people to support them to set realistic goals in order to help them improve their wellbeing.

  • Marilyn
    Assertive Outreach Worker

    Marilyn is an Assertive Outreach Worker for the West Team based in Woking.

  • Marita
    Recovery Worker

    Marita is a Recovery Worker based in  Redhill with the East Team

  • Mike
    Link Worker

    Mike is a link worker based in Camberley

  • Moira
    Moira
    Practice Manager

    Moira manages the whole practice from the Guildford office. She leads on Human Resources within the Catalyst and is a member of the Health and Safety Committee and Senior Management Team, and Secretary to the Trustees.

  • Nick
    Support Worker

    Nick is a Support Worker with Alpha (AES).

  • Nigel
    Assertive Outreach Worker

    Nigel is a an Assertive Outreach Worker based in Woking.

  • Paul
    Paul
    Team Leader

    Paul is the Team Leader at the Redhill hub, a qualified Counsellor and Supervisor. He facilitates SMART recovery groups and delivers brief intervention/harm reduction advice on a 1:1 basis to clients experiencing difficulties with substance misuse.

  • Paul
    Paul
    Triage Worker

    Paul is an experienced FDAP qualified drug and alcohol Recovery Worker with extensive knowledge of substance use, treatment options and recovery models. He has experience in 1-1 work, SMART Recovery and assertive outreach, is qualified to Level 3 Community Justice (Substance Misuse) and is the service user lead for Harm Reduction.

  • Samantha
    Safe Haven Wellbeing Worker

    Samantha is a Wellbeing Worker and works in Aldershot, Guildford and Woking.

  • Sarah
    Safe Haven Wellbeing Worker

    Sarah is a Wellbeing Worker in the Safe Haven in Guildford.

  • Steve
    Steve
    Information Analyst

    Steve is responsible for our databases ensuring accurate and up to date data which adheres to national standards. He produces the reports for the management team and commissioners and is also responsible for the submission of monthly data to Public Health England. He has over 20 years experience in IT support in industry.

  • Steve
    Team Leader - Safe Havens

    Steve is the Safe Haven team leader for the Safe Havens in Aldershot, Guildford and Woking.

  • Sue
    Sue
    Deputy CEO

    Sue is responsible for our compliance with targets across the agency, and a member of the Senior Management Team. She chairs the Health and Safety Committee and leads on Human Resources, and is also chair of the Steering Committee for Reach Out. Sue is the contract lead for ISIS and co-chair of the Surrey-wide Treatment Providers Group.

  • Sue
    Sue
    Financial Administrator

    Sue works in our Accounts Department and is responsible for the day today administration of all financial aspects of the running of Catalyst.

  • Veronica
    Volunteer services Co-ordinator

    Veronica is the Volunteer Services Co-ordinator for Reach Out Counselling based in Guildford

  • Victoria
    Safe Haven Wellbeing Worker

    Victoria is a Wellbeing Worker in the Safe Haven in Aldershot.

  • Victoria
    Safe Haven Wellbeing Worker

    Victoria is a Wellbeing Worker in the Safe Haven in Aldershot.

  • Wallace
    Assertive Outreach Worker

    Wallace works in The Welcome Project Camberley and is an Assertive Outreach Worker with A&E

  • Zoe
    Zoe
    Recovery Worker

    Zoe is the Team Leader for the Woking based Drug and Alcohol Recovery Workers. She is Danos qualified, a Group Facilitator and a qualified Counsellor.