Kay Polley, director & lead organiser (job-share)
Kay has been TCC’s lead organiser since 2011. Kay graduated from the University of Warwick with a BA (Hons) in Theatre and Performance Studies, also studying Politics and British Sign Language. At university Kay founded an Oxfam campaigns group, and went on to intern with Oxfam after graduating. Prior to joining TCC she worked for the British Red Cross in Wrexham. Kay has completed ILM (leadership and management) level 5, and is also on the board of Friends of the Earth. Kay is a Welsh learner, and recently achieved a distinction in the Canolradd exam.
After returning from maternity leave, Kay now job-shares the role with Sam Rex-Edwards.
Sam Rex-Edwards, director & lead organiser (job-share)
Sam joined TCC as lead organiser in October 2016. She previously worked at TCC as associate organiser, before going on to work at Merseyside Policy Unit and North Wales Women’s Centre. Sam has recently completed an MSc in Voluntary Sector Management at Cass Business School and lives with her family in Llangollen.
Lucy Allin, youth and community organiser (job-share), Town of Sanctuary coordinator
Lucy joined TCC in November 2018. She previously worked in Scotland at Fife Council, Midlothian Young People's Advice Service (MYPAS) and the Airplay Youth Support Project. Since moving back to Wrexham Lucy has been working for the British Red Cross. Last year she completed a Postgraduate Diploma in Youth Work and Community Development with De Montfort University. Lucy is a Welsh learner.
Chloe joined TCC in May 2016. Chloe has recently studied Youth and Community work and has worked in the sector for over 7 years. Prior to joining TCC Chloe worked as a youth worker, delivering a range of projects and supporting young people identify issues and create social action projects. Chloe lives in Buckley with her husband and young children.
Chloe Gallagher, youth and community organiser (job-share)
Sue joined TCC in November 2014. Sue is also the administrator for Wrexham Methodist Circuit and spent fifteen years working in recruitment. She lives in Wrexham with her husband and two daughters. Sue is a Welsh learner, currently studying at Ysgol Morgan Llwyd.
Sue works part-time and is usually in the office until 2.45pm on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.
Sue Williams, administrative support worker
Kelly Roberts, community organiser
Kelly joined TCC as a community organiser in October 2019. Kelly is a trained linguist (German and Spanish) and developed a passion for community work through leading a team of community development volunteers in Bolivia. Since then Kelly has worked with diverse people on a range of campaigns and development projects in the UK, Europe and Southern Africa. Kelly recently achieved a Distinction in her International Masters in Adult Education for Social Change (University of Glasgow). Kelly is a Welsh learner, nature lover and salsa dancer.
To contact any of our community organisers directly by email use their first name, followed by @tcc-wales.org.uk. To contact the office, please use the contact form on the next page.
Hugo Panayiotou, community organiser
Hugo joined TCC in October 2019 after relocating to Wales from Wirral. Hugo worked at Citizens Advice Wirral for several years. While working at CAW Hugo delivered several projects working with people from diverse backgrounds both one to one and in group settings while mentoring volunteers. He has a keen interest in Art and Music and is very passionate about mental health and wellbeing, completing his BSc Psychology at The University Of Liverpool. Hugo enjoys cooking, the outdoors and spending time with his young family.