Meet the Team
Ria joined ASC in May 2022 after three years working towards a PhD at University College London (UCL), focusing on the association between stammering and risk of adverse mental health in children.
While undertaking her PhD, Ria led ASC’s policy output, including recent research publications, events and projects currently underway. She brings a thorough understanding of the stammering and wider speech and language community, with extensive academic and clinical networks.
Her previous experience in leadership roles within public policy will also ensure she is well-placed to act as a public advocate for the Charity and its work. .
Connor joined the Charity in January 2022. As our new Digital Communications and Projects Coordinator, Connor will be to taking our communications strategy forward as we expand across the UK this year.
Joe joined the Charity in March 2017 to oversee our Trust and Foundations fundraising. He has a huge range of experience having previously worked for Prostate Cancer UK, Morley College and the Family Holiday Association.