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Simon Watson

executive leadership team / senior youth worker

Hi everyone my name is Simon, but I am affectionately known as “Grandad” by the young people. My role at DCYZ is senior youth worker and I am also on the Executive Leadership Team for DCYZ.

My favourite thing is to watch our youth from DCYZ grow and develop into mature, responsible, spiritual young men and women.

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Susan Straugh

executive leadership team / child protection officer

Hi everyone my name is Susan and I am on the Executive Leadership Team/ Child Protection Officer. I also supervise the Homework Club, Gen X, Globe Youth Choir (GYC), Finance and the Tuck Shop. In DCYZ I am usually the one sat down by Tuck Shop as I leave the running around to the younger workers. I’ve been part of the Youth Ministry for some years now and would not change from serving this Ministry if I could…I feel honoured to be part of someone’s journey through life!

My favourite things to do are read, watch DVDs, films and I enjoy going to the spa (I do accept Gift vouchers lol.)

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Junior Bernard

executive leadership team

Hi everyone my name is Junior and I am on the Executive Leadership Team for DCYZ. My role in DCYZ is to assist in youth music events as well as keeping assisting with the building logistics.

My favourite film franchise is Star Trek.

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Vaundel Brackin

head coordinator

Hi everyone my name is Vaundel and I am the DCYZ Head Coordinator. My role in DCYZ is to oversee the general day to day running of DCYZ and to make sure that all who come enjoy themselves and leave with a spring in their step.

One of my favourite things to do is sound engineering.

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Zanele Straugh

counselling / mentoring coordinator

Hi everyone my name is Zanele and I am the DCYZ Counsellor/ Mentor. My role in DCYZ is to be here as a listening ear, and to give sound guidance and encouragement at the times when you feel that you need it the most.

One of my favourite quotes is “Be the change you want to see”.

Manasseh Broomes

sports coordinator

Hi everyone my name is Manasseh and I work in the Sports Zone. My role is to help teach the young men and women that come into the sports arena how to learn new skills, and various exercises that can help to enhance their athletic nature.

My favourite team whom I support is Manchester United.

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Alhassan Fofanah

events coordinator

Hi everyone my name is Alhassan but everyone calls me Ali and I am the DCYZ Events Coordinator. My role in DCYZ is to plan youth events for the young people in the community to come and enjoy, but to then leave with a life changing experience.

I love writing Music.

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Allan Bahati

youth worker

Hi everyone my name is Allan and I am a DCYZ Youth Worker. My role in DCYZ is to interact with the young people, assist them in their homework if there is a subject that they may be struggling with or just need a booster.

I enjoy playing the guitar.

Emma Wilcox

sports coordinator

Hi everyone my name is Emma and I am the DCYZ Sports coordinator. My role is to encourage the youths to see the benefits of sports and fitness, how to live a healthy lifestyle and give practical and factual information.

When I am not at DCYZ I like watching football, keeping up to date with current affairs and cooking.

Carol O’Kane

administrator

Hi everyone my name is Carol and I am the DCYZ Administrator. My role in DCYZ is vast one which includes registering each person that comes to DCYZ, and providing the paperwork that assists in the running of DCYZ.

I love to dance and make people smile.

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Magda Bielarczyk

media filming/photography coordinator

Hi everyone my name is Magda and I am a DCYZ media filming and photography coordinator. My role in DCYZ is to document various events and to reflect them on the DCYZ website to hopefully encourage other young people out there to join DCYZ!

I love music and photography.

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Ayo Ajayi

I.T support / homework club volunteer

Hi everyone my name is Ayo and I am the I.T. support for DCYZ. My role in DCYZ is working on the database that helps to store information. I also assist in Homework club.

I enjoy chilling out with friends.

Jenny Richards

youth worker

Hi everyone my name is Jenny and I am a DCYZ Youth Worker. My role in DCYZ is to assist in serving the youths food during the sessions whilst supervising them to ensure the club is left in a tidy manner.

I love to sing at my Church.

Eromes Edeawe

homework club volunteer

Hi everyone my name is Eromes and I am a Homework club volunteer. I support the youths that need help in Homework club to reach their academic potential. I also interact with the youths in Sports Zone and assist with work needed on in the I.T arena.

I enjoy watching movies.

Jerome Chiwahlo

youth representative/ assistant youth worker

Hi everyone my name is Jerome Chiwalo and I am a youth representative/ assistant youth worker. My role in DCYZ is to give ideas to DCYZ on things that can help our generation to reach their full potential, whilst at the same time learning to reach my full potential to.

I love playing Basketball.

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Nana Nyamekyeh

head of transport allocation

Hi everyone my name is Nana and I am in charge of Transport allocation. My role in DCYZ is coordinating the different drivers that we have to assist in picking up the youths for DCYZ and then dropping them home safely afterwards.

My favourite thing is spending time with the family.

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Chris Branker

driver

Hi everyone my name is Chris and I am one of the drivers for DCYZ. My role in DCYZ is to assist in picking up the youths for DCYZ and then dropping them home safely afterwards.

My favourite thing is driving and working on cars.

Lloyd Bickersteth

driver

Hi everyone my name is Lloyd and I am one of the DCYZ Drivers. My role in DCYZ is to assist in picking up the youths for DCYZ and then dropping them home safely afterwards.

I enjoy testing new gadgets.

Conrad John

driver

Hi everyone my name is Conrad and I am one of the drivers for DCYZ. My role in DCYZ is to assist in picking up the youths for DCYZ and then dropping them home safely afterwards. 

My favourite thing is going to the gym.