Meet the team

Matt has been a Trustee of Sexpression:UK since 2016 and was appointed as Chair in February 2020.  He has worked with Sexpression:UK for almost ten years having first joined as a volunteer with the Cardiff branch in 2011 before having roles on both local and national committees prior to joining the Board of Trustees. Matt has worked at Board level in other organisations and is currently an Independent Director of Air Ambulances UK as well as previously being a Trustee of the Family Planning Association and Cardiff University Students’ Union.  In his day job he is a doctor in South Wales and is training to be a Consultant in Emergency Medicine.

Chair

Matt Williams

he/him

chair@sexpression.org.uk
Matt has been a Trustee of Sexpression:UK since 2016 and was appointed as Chair in February 2020.  He has worked with Sexpression:UK for almost ten years having first joined as a volunteer with the Cardiff branch in 2011 before having roles on both local and national committees prior to joining the Board of Trustees. Matt has worked at Board level in other organisations and is currently an Independent Director of Air Ambulances UK as well as previously being a Trustee of the Family Planning Association and Cardiff University Students’ Union.  In his day job he is a doctor in South Wales and is training to be a Consultant in Emergency Medicine.
Maddy is currently a fundraiser at the Southbank Centre, the UK's largest arts centre, and has several years of fundraising experience through various roles from across the charity sector. Maddy is also a trustee of youth development charity UpRising. She believes that it is vitally important that young people are empowered through high quality RSE, and is excited be a part of Sexpression:UK.

Trustee

Maddy Lewis

she/her

Maddy is currently a fundraiser at the Southbank Centre, the UK's largest arts centre, and has several years of fundraising experience through various roles from across the charity sector. Maddy is also a trustee of youth development charity UpRising. She believes that it is vitally important that young people are empowered through high quality RSE, and is excited be a part of Sexpression:UK.
Ifewumi is a trustee at Sexpression:UK and the Founder/Executive Director of The SHAKE Africa Project, a sexual health organisation based in Nigeria. She also currently sits on the Young Woman’s Advisory Council for FORWARD UK. Ifewumi has a keen interest in sexual and reproductive health and has had the opportunity to volunteer with Sexpression:UK whilst studying in Belfast. She currently works as a doctor and hopes to pursue a career in genitourinary medicine.

Trustee

Ifewumi Fagunwa

she/her

Ifewumi is a trustee at Sexpression:UK and the Founder/Executive Director of The SHAKE Africa Project, a sexual health organisation based in Nigeria. She also currently sits on the Young Woman’s Advisory Council for FORWARD UK. Ifewumi has a keen interest in sexual and reproductive health and has had the opportunity to volunteer with Sexpression:UK whilst studying in Belfast. She currently works as a doctor and hopes to pursue a career in genitourinary medicine.
Deven graduated from the London School of Economics with a BSc in Mathematics and Economics, and subsequently qualified as a Chartered Accountant at EY. He is currently working as Operations Director for a consultancy firm overseeing finance, people & culture, and strategic projects. Deven is passionate about Sexpression:UK's vision and values, and is looking forward to working with the National Committee and Trustees to help the charity achieve its goals.

Trustee

Deven Naran

he/him

Deven graduated from the London School of Economics with a BSc in Mathematics and Economics, and subsequently qualified as a Chartered Accountant at EY. He is currently working as Operations Director for a consultancy firm overseeing finance, people & culture, and strategic projects. Deven is passionate about Sexpression:UK's vision and values, and is looking forward to working with the National Committee and Trustees to help the charity achieve its goals.
Joanna has been involved with Sexpression:UK for nine years across a range of internal and external facing roles and currently works as a doctor. She holds a BSc in Psychology, an MSc in Evidence-Based Social Intervention and Policy Evalution, and an MBChB. Her particular passions include utilising research to implement policies and interventions to tackle inequalities.

Trustee

Joanna Melville

she/her

Joanna has been involved with Sexpression:UK for nine years across a range of internal and external facing roles and currently works as a doctor. She holds a BSc in Psychology, an MSc in Evidence-Based Social Intervention and Policy Evalution, and an MBChB. Her particular passions include utilising research to implement policies and interventions to tackle inequalities.
Ellie is a foundation doctor completing her training in a specialised Sexual Health and HIV programme. She is also interested in medical education having completed a BSc in this subject.  She has experience of a variety of roles within sexual health charities including communications, advocacy, training and leadership. She is a trustee with Sexpression:UK having previously held the National Director and Externals and Press Director roles on National Committee. This is her 7th year with the charity, having first volunteered with Sexpression:Cardiff in 2016.

Trustee

Ellie Cochrane

she/her

Ellie is a foundation doctor completing her training in a specialised Sexual Health and HIV programme. She is also interested in medical education having completed a BSc in this subject. She has experience of a variety of roles within sexual health charities including communications, advocacy, training and leadership. She is a trustee with Sexpression:UK having previously held the National Director and Externals and Press Director roles on National Committee. This is her 7th year with the charity, having first volunteered with Sexpression:Cardiff in 2016.