Staff Team

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We operate an informal and supportive service for our users. Our qualified and experienced staff welcome your enquiries about our service or your questions about the work we do.


Our email address is This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Alternatively you can contact us by telephone on: 07794 347283


Alison Shersby: Project Manager

Alison Shersby, Project Manager

Alison joined the team as Project Manager in November 2014 after experience as a volunteer and Trustee for Growing People during the previous 3 years.


She brings to the role extensive experience in the charity sector including work at the Children's Society, National Autistic Society and the Wildlife Trust.


Su Harvey: Horticultural Therapist

Su Harvey, Horticultural Therapist

Su has 7 years experience working as a gardener in a large property in Bedfordshire and has a National Diploma in Horticulture.


Su renovated the Kitchen Garden in her Bedfordshire workplace and won several prizes for her vegetables at the Sandy Horticultural Show.


She began volunteering at Growing People in August 2010 and joined the staff team in January 2011, qualifying as a Horticultural Therapist in 2012.