Who am I?

Kelly is Alopecia UK’s Volunteer and Resource Manager and joined the charity in October 2019. She lives in leafy Surrey and enjoys travelling, learning new skills and hiking. You can read more about Kelly's personal experience with hair loss here

Kelly's background: 

Before joining Alopecia UK, Kelly worked within the third and public sectors for ten years, primarily in the areas of community support, charity support and education. Within these roles Kelly held positions involving project management, training, resources, administration and event management.

Kelly has a degree in Anthropology from the University of Roehampton and is currently working towards a Master of Business Administration (MBA) specialising in Human Resources. 

Kelly at Alopecia UK: 

Kelly is responsible for welcoming more volunteers into the charity and increasing resource availability. In addition, Kelly’s role focuses on areas such as support groups, charity infrastructure, income generation from trusts and foundations and leading on specific projects within Alopecia UK. 

In addition, Kelly is also the Support Group Leader for our London Adults and Children’s groups.

Why Alopecia UK?

“Having experienced alopecia myself in the past, I found the Alopecia UK website hugely beneficial to me. I feel very passionate about supporting others in their alopecia journey, and helping others is a core value for me”.

Kelly's favourite inspirational quote:

Always remember that you are absolutely unique. Just like everyone else (Margaret Mead)