Abbee is the Director of Youth Work for the NYA. She is a JNC-qualified youth & community worker and holds a PGDip in education. She has worked within youth work, training and development for over 20 years.
She is an experienced leader who strives for quality and professionalism in youth work, applying this passion to her role nationally and internationally alongside the Commonwealth Secretariat.
Abbee has led and developed small charities as a board member and advisor. She supports the Refugee Youth Service as a youth policy advisor.
With experience in a range of settings and sector, from alternative education to social care, Abbee is a passionate believer in the power of informal education to change lives and communities.