MEET OUR TEAM

 
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WENDY WATSON

Project Director

Wendy started out her career as a florist and owned her own business at the young age of 27. Wendy first joined the charity sector back in 2009 as a Shop Manager for the Woking Furniture Project. Fast forward to 2014 and Wendy began her position with Furniturelink after they approached her and offered her the position of Operations Manager. Whilst in this position she worked extremely hard to make positive changes within the charity and by 2016, she had secured her current position of Project Director.

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KENNY WATSON

Warehouse Manager

Kenny is helpful and his can do attitude is what helps keeps Furniturelink running smoothly. Kenny is responsible for organising our volunteers and keeping the warehouse looking clean and tidy! Kenny will be the one helping you choose your furniture. Kenny has a great natural talent for putting all our new volunteers at ease and is a continued favourite with many of our regular customers. He too started out as a volunteer at the Woking Community Furniture Project before being approached by Furniturelink in 2013 to help run the shop and warehouse.

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AMBER NEWTON

Digital Marketing & Online Sales Coordinator

Amber is our newest member to the Furniturelink team! She has a passion for digital marketing and all things social media and manages our social media presence and our eBay channel.

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OLIVER KIRKPATRICK

Receptionist/Administrator

Oliver initially started out with Furniturelink as a volunteer before becoming a paid member of staff. Oli has transformed our reception with his personal touches and is a valued member of the Furniturelink team. He will be the person you speak to when you call us, or pop into the warehouse. He is a favourite with many of our regular customers. Oli gets on with everyone and always has a smile on his face, his positive attitude is infectious throughout the team and he is a true asset for Furniturelink.

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TONY MCNAMARA

Driver

Tony is a dedicated member of the Furniturelink team and is passionate about getting our furniture to the families who need it. Tony cycles back and forth to work, come rain or shine, and he first started his career with us back in 2014.

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EDDIE BALLAM

Warehouse Assistant/Drivers Mate

Eddie started here at Furniturelink in 2011 as a volunteer and cycled here every day through all weathers from his home in Bramley. Eddie then joined our paid staff in 2013 and now works for us two days a week. Eddie is fantastic at getting our furniture put together and we can always rely on Eddie to remind us all of all-important-dates!