Administration team

Barbara Robertson

Centre Manager

Barbara RobertsonBarbara manages the CCE administration team.  She oversees the administration and finance for all of CCE’s activities, including consultancy work, professional development programmes and events.

Contact Barbara: CCE@city.ac.uk


Ute Spittler

Charities Programme Coordinator

Ute SpittlerUte is responsible for dealing with every stage of the Charities Master's Programme, from initial enquiries about the five postgraduate courses to attending graduations as a marshal. She also supports the academic team and guest speakers, and co-ordinates work with other departments in the University to ensure that scheduling and teaching run smoothly.

Contact Ute: CharityApps@city.ac.uk


Lucy Joseph

Senior Centre Administrator

Lucy JosephLucy has responsibility for planning, management and administration relating to CCE’s professional development programmes, events and consultancy activities, working with the Centre Manager and supervising the Centre Administrator and Events and Programmes Administrator.

Contact Lucy: CCE@city.ac.uk


Ian Shaw

Charities Master's Programme Courses and Exams Officer

Ian ShawIan Shaw is responsible for managing the day-to-day operations and assessment administration of five interconnected postgraduate courses within the Charities Master's Programme, providing frontline support for students and academics.

Contact Ian: CharityApps@city.ac.uk


Robin Browning

Centre Administrator

Robin BrowningRobin is responsible for the administration of CCE's consultancy work and is the first point of contact for clients and consultants regarding finance matters including invoicing.

Contact Robin: CCE@city.ac.uk


Amy Sansom

Events and Programmes Administrator

Amy SansomAmy is responsible for the administration and organisation of the Centre's events and professional development programmes. She is the first point of contact for all programme enquiries.

Contact Amy: CCE@City.ac.uk


Priscilla Appiah

Personal Assistant to the Director, Centre for Charity Effectiveness

Priscilla AppiahPriscilla is responsible for supporting the Director of CCE with administrative tasks (scheduling meetings, planning events and liaising with clients), and working alongside the CCE team.

Contact Priscilla: CCE@City.ac.uk