Meet the Team

Meet our amazing team.

We’re a passionate group of creative individuals that work and volunteer at Spiral.


Project Manager

This is Maryann, she is the project manager of spiral, overseeing the running of projects and seeking funding for Spiral.

Maryann first started with Spiral as a volunteer with 3 trustees in 2016, to start Spiral with the aim of supporting young people facing difficulties around bullying. Maryann is now employed by spiral as the project manager ensuring things run smoothly.


Project Officer
1-2-1 Support

This is Alison she has been working with spiral since September 2019. Her role is to provide one to one emotional well-being support to young people tackling issues that are causing problems as a result of bullying.

She is passionate about helping young people overcome the challenges they face and helping them be the best they can be.


Project Worker
Peer Community

This is Sol, Sol is the newest member of staff working on the peer support project in Allerdale and Copland.

Riley is 21 and gaming, Sol is great at editing vidoes that are being used to fir projects and designing the community platform for peers to use.



Jack is a Carlisle City Councillor and runs the Border Cadets in the Botcherby area.

Jack has vast experience behind him but has a genuine interest in the community and supporting young people.



This is Sarah, Sarah has been the secretary of Spiral since the start. As you can see Sarah supports Spiral in many ways like Gelt Gladiator above, abseiling and many more.

Sarah in the head of HR in a local business and enjoys travelling.



This is Simon, Simon has worked in the hospital since leaving school and is now a manager. He loves to play golf in his own time but also helps with fundraising at Spiral.