Our Team

Our dedicated and diverse team are vital to the services we offer. With their range of skills and experiences, each member contributes to the growth of Good Shepherd, whilst ensuring that our services are of the highest standard. standard. We also value the importance of lived experience among our staff and over half of the workforce have personal experience of some of the issues faced by our service users.

Management Team

Tom Hayden – Chief Executive Officer

Helen Holloway – Business & Finance Manager

Lee Smith – Operations Manager

Surinder Kapur – Team Leader

Chris Cole – Project Manager

Lucy Cox – Project Manager (Food & Advice Service)

Lucie Tait-Harris – Project Manager (Cafe & Community Shop)

Support Team

Tina Lane – Senior Key Worker

Leon Barrett – Senior Key Worker

Paul Burns – Key Worker (Housing First)

Dawn Walls – Key Worker (Housing First)

Eve McCalla – Key Worker (Housing First)

Paul Berry – PR/Fundraising

Kate Penman – Key Worker

Karen Hancox – Volunteer Co-ordinator

Kath Flynn – Key Worker (Food & Advice Service)

Project Team

Louise Hand – Head Cook

Michael Collins – Project Worker

Admin Team

Gorn Graham – Administrator

Vicki Smallman – Administrator

Brothers of the Good Shepherd

It was back in 1972 that the Little Brothers of the Good Shepherd first started helping people in Wolverhampton and we are delighted that the Brothers are still heavily involved with the charity in volunteering with both the food and support services.

Brother Stephen, Brother Michael, Brother William, Brother Charles


Carl Ikeme (Former Wolves/Nigeria goalkeeper)

Niall Farrell (Team GB Boxer)

Jaki Graham (Singer/Songwriter)

Natalie Graham (BBC broadcaster/event host)

Jack Kirwan (comedian)

Archbishop Bernard Longley (Archbishop of Birmingham)

Head Into The New Year With A Good Shepherd Calendar!

Make a date with the Good Shepherd for 2024! Our calendar is back! After the huge success of last year’s calendar to mark the 50th anniversary of the...

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