Paul AnticoniChief Executive
Paul Anticoni trained as an agriculturalist and forester prior to living and working in the 80s and 90s in Sudan, Ethiopia, Somalia, Cambodia and Bosnia. Paul then led the Red Cross in their disaster response operations for 12 years before joining World Jewish Relief as CEO in 2006.
Stacey SwimerDirector of International Programmes and Partnerships
Stacey has worked with partners in Eastern Europe, Africa, Latin America and Asia, as well as living and working in Zambia. Stacey has been at World Jewish Relief since June 2010 and is responsible for managing and growing our international humanitarian and development programmes.
Alisa AvigdorDirector of Philanthropy
Alisa has led fundraising teams within internationally renowned educational, arts and cultural heritage organisations for over 20 years, including the Jewish Museum London and the Royal College of Music, London. Alisa joined World Jewish Relief in September 2014.
Rafi CooperDirector of Communications
Rafi Cooper’s passion for World Jewish Relief is second only to his dedication to Barnet Football Club, who have been teaching him how to deal with constant adversity for over 25 years. His previous experience is at The Children’s Society and World Animal Protection.
Isobel CollingeDirector of Finance
Isobel qualified as an accountant in 2002 and has significant experience in the not for profit sector. Firstly for the NHS and more recently at the Royal College of Nursing where she led on budget setting, forecasting, financial strategy, statutory accounts and financial training.
Beth SafferProgrammes Manager
Bianca WeberHead of Home Repairs Campaign
Debbie CantorArchive Volunteers Team Manager
Ekaterina MitiaevHead of Impact and Livelihoods
Gill BlandHead of Income and Supporter Services
Gerrard BeenstockFinance Manager
Hardeep KalherProgrammes Administrator
Hilary ChaplinIncome Manager
Irene De LangeFinance and Resources Team Assistant
Janice LopatkinProgramme Director, UK
John KanerickTelephone Reception and Supporter Care Assistant
Judith FagelsonProgrammes Officer
Kateryna RoshchynaLivelihood Development Programmes Officer
Maria GonzalezIncome and Finance Support Manager
Mark WeegmannHumanitarian Programmes Officer
Michelle HenleySupporter Development Manager
Michelle MitchellHead of Major Giving
Mireille FloresHumanitarian Programmes Manager
Monika KosinskaFinance Manager (on maternity leave)
Mya GoschalkTrust Fundraiser
Natalya WilliamsHome Repairs Programme Manager
Rebecca SingerHead of Communications and Community
Richard BuddenHead of Individual Giving & Legacies
Sam HamshereHR Advisor
Sam PearlHead of Events
SamYoung World Jewish Relief Coordinator
Sara HussainOffice Manager and PA to CEO
Simone ColpTrust Fundraiser
Tanya FreedmanDigital Communications Manager
Vicki RussellEvents Manager