Chief Executive Officer
Charlene has a wealth of experience in the field of parenting and family support. Having a third level qualification in community work Charlene has worked in the voluntary sector her entire working career. She has worked in a number of organisations delivering high quality services which aim to improve outcomes for children, young people and their families.
In Parenting NI Charlene worked as the Director of the Parents Helpline for almost 7 years before being appointed as the Director of Parenting Education, during this time she has managed diverse teams of staff and volunteers all working together towards a mission; to support families.
Meet the Directors
Muriel previously worked as Manager for Sure Start and High Need Family Support. She has extensive knowledge of families who are within the threshold of child protection and also receive services at Hardiker Level 2, 3 and 4.
Muriel’s background is in Early Years, training, counselling and operations management, all within the education, statutory and community & voluntary sector.
Head of Finance and Operations
Hilary is a qualified chartered accountant with 17 years experience in the voluntary sector.
Hilary is responsible for the financial management, systems and processes within Parenting NI, ensuring that standards of best practice are maintained at all times.
Kelly Barbour – Family Support Services Co-ordinator
Teresa Campton – Finance Administrator
Noreen Coates – Parenting Support Officer
Michelle Flanagan – Family Support Services Administrator
Tracey Gillespie – Parenting Support Officer
Tanya Hamilton – Parenting Support Officer (SHSCT)
Elaine Hanna – Parental Participation Officer
Kathy Jan – Parenting Support Officer
Seaneen Madden – Parenting Support Officer (BHSCT)
Lynsey Martin – Parenting Support Officer (SHSCT)
Noel McCann – Dad’s Support Worker
Michelle McGlade-Buick – Parental Participation Officer
Catherine McLaughlin – Communications & Marketing Officer
Sharon McWhirter – Office Manager
Shirley Millar – Education Manager
Cahir Murray – Dads Project Coordinator
Romaine Paulin – Administration Assistant
Lauren Walls – Education and Participation Officer