helpline: 0800 612 3010

Open: 9:00 - 4:00pm Monday to Friday

OUR TEAM

Our friendly and professional team work closely together to provide the best support we can.

All Intercom staff are fully DBS checked, appropriately trained, and have regular line management and clinical supervision. 

Andy

Position: Chief Executive Officer
Phone: 01392 201015
Email: andy@intercomtrust.org.uk
Categories: staff
Location: Exeter

Pronouns: he / him / his

Andy is our CEO, managing the organisation and focusing on strategic partnership-working with public authorities (crime, local government, health, etc). Andy has an addiction to Hound dogs, mainly basset hounds, and at present he has four rescues: Dennis the menace, Ollie, and Ronny and Bruno who are both Spanish so don’t understand a word he says!

Andy

Chief Executive Officer

Julia

Position: Deputy CEO
Phone: 01392 201015
Email: julia@intercomtrust.org.uk
Categories: staff
Location: Exeter

Pronouns: she / her / hers

Julia is our Deputy CEO, working closely with Andy to help secure the future of the Trust. She is based in our Exeter office. She enjoys riding her motorbike and is currently training her dog to ride on her motorbike tank to combine her two favourite things: dogs and bikes.

Julia

Deputy CEO

Paul

Position: Office Manager
Phone: 01392 201015
Email: office@intercomtrust.org.uk
Categories: staff
Location: Exeter

Pronouns: he / him / his

Paul is our Office Manager. He works closely with Andy and the rest of the team, and is based in our Exeter office. Paul loves many things, but especially “80s electronic music, horror films and Kitkats – not necessarily in that order”.

 

Paul

Office Manager

Barbara

Position: Student Counsellor and Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 01392 201015
Email: helpline@intercomtrust.org.uk
Categories: staff
Location: Exeter

Pronouns: she / her / hers

Barbara is our Student Counsellor and Volunteer Coordinator, working across all of our areas, and is based in our Exeter office. A fun interest of Barbara’s is “My cat Jinxy uses the actual toilet for all his toilet needs and I didn’t have to train him.”

Barbara

Student Counsellor and Volunteer Coordinator

Helen

Position: Lead LGBT+ Independent Domestic Violence Advisor
Phone: 01392 201015
Email: helpline@intercomtrust.org.uk
Categories: staff
Location: Exeter

Pronouns: she / her / hers

Helen is our Lead LGBT+ Independent Domestic Violence Advisor, working across Devon, and is based in our Exeter office. A fun fact about Helen, in her own words: “I was a competitive Ballroom and Latin American dancer for 10 years!”

 

Helen

Lead LGBT+ Independent Domestic Violence Advisor

Sheena

Position: Lead YAY Youth Worker
Phone: 01872 270044
Email: helpline@intercomtrust.org.uk
Categories: staff
Location: Truro

Pronouns: she / her / hers

Sheena is Lead Youth Worker at YAY, supporting young people aged 13 to 25. She has been involved in youth work in Cornwall since the 80s. She loves Cornwall, cats, beach walks and Arsenal Football Club.

 

Sheena

Lead YAY Youth Worker

Daz

Position: Devon Schools and Young Person Project Worker
Phone: 01392 201015
Email: helpline@intercomtrust.org.uk
Categories: staff
Location: Exeter

Pronouns: they / them / theirs

Daz is our Devon Schools and Young Person Project Worker, working across Devon, and is based in our Exeter office. Daz has a love of music, and says that “To say I have a passion for music is an understatement!”. They especially love playing music live and enjoying the local music scene.

Daz

Devon Schools and Young Person Project Worker

Sadie

Position: Cornwall Schools and Young Person Project Worker
Phone: 01872 270044
Email: helpline@intercomtrust.org.uk
Categories: staff
Location: Truro

Pronouns: they / them / theirs

Sadie is our Cornwall Schools and Young Person Project Worker, working across Cornwall, and is based in our Truro office. A little fact in their own words: “I’ve always wanted to be a zookeeper and I love animals! I have held a baby white tiger, stroked a rescue lion and I once accidentally put my hand in the mouth of a leopard…”

 

Sadie

Cornwall Schools and Young Person Project Worker

Izzy

Position: Lead LGBT+ Family Pride Practitioner
Phone: 01392 201015
Email: helpline@intercomtrust.org.uk
Categories: staff
Location: Exeter

Pronouns: they / them / theirs

Izzy is our Lead LGBT+ Family Pride Practitioner, working across Devon, and is based in our Exeter office. Their favourite way to spend a weekend would be to visit a garden! In their own words, “I’m interested in all different types of plants and I love seeing the differences as the seasons change.”

Izzy

Lead LGBT+ Family Pride Practitioner

Debbie

Position: LGBT+ Practitioner
Phone: 01752 220588
Email: helpline@intercomtrust.org.uk
Categories: staff
Location: Plymouth

Pronouns: she / her / hers

Debbie is one of our LGBT+ Practitioners, working across the Plymouth area, and is based in our Plymouth office. A special interest for Debbie: “I would love to visit Japan when the Sakura (Japanese cherry blossom) is in full bloom.”

Debbie

LGBT+ Practitioner

Steve

Position: LGBT+ Practitioner
Phone: 01872 270044
Email: helpline@intercomtrust.org.uk
Categories: staff
Location: Truro

Pronouns: he / him / his

Steve is one of our LGBT+ Practitioners. He is part of the team that works across Cornwall and is based in our Truro office. An interesting fact about Steve is that “I’ve been to the Eurovision Song Contest Finals in two different countries and am looking forward to more!”

 

Steve

LGBT+ Practitioner

Vickie

Position: Helpline, Support and Advocacy Manager
Phone: 01392 201015
Email: helpline@intercomtrust.org.uk
Categories: staff
Location: Exeter

Pronouns: she / her / hers

Vickie is our Team Leader at Intercom, working throughout Devon, and is based in our Exeter office.  Her favorite hobby is running, and the rain is her favorite weather to run in!

 

Vickie

Helpline, Support and Advocacy Manager

Jane

Position: LGBT+ Practitioner
Phone: 01872 270044
Email: helpline@intercomtrust.org.uk
Categories: staff
Location: Truro

Pronouns: she / her / hers

Jane is one of our LGBT+ Practitioners, working across Cornwall, and is based in our Truro office. A fun fact about Jane: “My favourite place to be is New York City, if I could I would live there!”

Jane

LGBT+ Practitioner

Zoe

Position: LGBT+ Practitioner
Phone: 01752 220588
Email: helpline@intercomtrust.org.uk
Categories: staff
Location: Plymouth

Pronouns: they / them / theirs

Zoe is one of our LGBT+ Practitioners, working across Plymouth, and is based in our Plymouth office. Zoe has a special interest in trauma and somatics, and in their spare time enjoys being by and on the water.

Zoe

LGBT+ Practitioner

Carla

Position: LGBT+ Practitioner
Phone: 01392 201015
Email: helpline@intercomtrust.org.uk
Categories: staff
Location: Exeter

Pronouns: she / her / hers

Carla is one of our LGBT+ Practitioners, and is based in our Exeter office. A fun fact about her is her love of pottery!

Carla

LGBT+ Practitioner

Orion

Position: LGBT+ Helpline Worker
Phone: 0800 612 3010
Email: helpline@intercomtrust.org.uk
Categories: staff
Location: Exeter

Pronouns: he / him / his

Orion is our LGBT+ Helpline Worker, and is based in our Exeter office. In his own words, “When I’m not running the helpline I love practicing Jiu-Jitsu, tending to my allotment, and enjoying all the amazing forests and wildlife that Devon has to offer”.

Orion

LGBT+ Helpline Worker

Tom

Position: Office Administrator
Phone: 01392 201015
Email: office@intercomtrust.org.uk
Categories: staff
Location: Exeter

Pronouns: he / him / his

Tom is our Office Administrator, supporting the rest of the team across the Southwest, and is based in our Exeter office. Tom is an art and book lover, and has a love for the independent stores in Exeter: “When I’m not at work, I’ll probably be found around Exeter, browsing beautiful things and reading a book or two”.

Tom

Office Administrator

Alice

Position: LGBT+ Practitioner
Phone: 01752 220588
Email: helpline@intercomtrust.org.uk
Categories: staff
Location: Plymouth

Pronouns: she / her / hers

Alice is one of our LGBT+ Practitioners, working across the Plymouth area and based at our Plymouth office. In her own words, ‘I love gardening and playing with my dog, who I bake a dog birthday cake for every year!’.

Alice

LGBT+ Practitioner

Sy

Position: LGBT+ Practitioner
Phone: 01392 201015
Email: helpline@intercomtrust.org.uk
Categories: staff
Location: Exeter

Pronouns: he / him / his

Sy is one of our LGBT+ Practitioners, working across Devon and based in Exeter. Sy enjoys ‘dog walks, sea swimming and cycling, along with gardening for well-being. A mix of music with friends and good food; and of course chocolate too’.

Sy

LGBT+ Practitioner

Mel

Position: LGBT+ Family Pride Practitioner
Phone: 0800 612 3010
Email: helpline@intercomtrust.org.uk
Categories: staff
Location: Plymouth

Pronouns: she / her / hers

Mel is one of our LGBT+ Family Pride Practitioners, based in our Plymouth office and working across the Plymouth area. In her own words, ‘I love cats and books!’.

Mel

LGBT+ Family Pride Practitioner

Abi

Position: LGBT+ Family Pride Practitioner
Phone: 0800 612 3010
Email: helpline@intercomtrust.org.uk
Categories: staff
Location: Truro

Pronouns: she / her / hers

Abi is one of our LGBT+ Family Pride Practitioners, working across Cornwall and based in our Truro office. In her own words, in her spare time she has ‘been involved in competing and coaching BMX racing for a number of years and also enjoy cold water swimming’.

Abi

LGBT+ Family Pride Practitioner