Our team

Peter Waddup

National Director

Peter was appointed National Director in 2017. Prior to that he joined the Board in 2009 and was elected as Treasurer in September 2010. He became Chairman in June 2014. Peter qualified as an accountant with a Master's degree in Business Administration, and was previously the Managing Director of a specialist joinery manufacturer. His passion is to care for the marginalised. He is married with two children and attends his local Baptist church.

 

Zoë Bunter

Head of Mission Development

Zoë has worked within the not-for-profit sector for 13 years prior to joining The Leprosy Mission England and Wales in April 2014. Having held fundraising leadership roles for more than six years, Zoë is passionate about enabling supporters to give financially to bless people in need around the world. She has wide-ranging experience from working in charities that help children in distress, adults with major health problems and disabilities, and wildlife. Most recently she was a director at a Christian international mission and development charity called ‘Us’. Zoë is a member of her local church and an occasional preacher. She is active in women’s ministry.

 

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Head of Programmes Coordination

Siân has more than 15 years’ experience in the development and education sectors, working across Africa and Asia. She has responsibility for managing the Programmes team, ensuring the Mission’s programmes are of high quality and have significant impact on the lives of people affected by leprosy. She also heads up overseas institutional fundraising.

She is actively involved in advocacy on leprosy and disability rights, and is on the steering group of Bond’s Disability and Development Group.