Andy Dickens – Director
After spending 30 years working in both business and faith sectors, Andy took over running the charity in March 2023
He is part of Reading Family Church Whitley
Malcolm Peirce – Communications Officer
Malcolm was our Director from 2005 till March 2023.
Malcolm has worked with FAITH both as a Volunteer and then as a Trustee since the early 90’s. His background is in Education and and a variety of office and administrative roles.
Malcolm is part of LifeSpring Church Oxford Road
Alison Peyton – Foodbank Manager
Alison is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the ReadiFood warehouse; parcel deliveries; volunteers; corporate teams
She has been with us since 2011 and attends St. John’s and St Stephen’s Church New Town
Wendy Harris – ReadiStreet Co-ordinator
Wendy is responsible for our Soup Runs and Tea Bar
As the ReadiStreet co-ordinator, Wendy looks after our food handouts for the homeless and vulnerable.
She is a member of All Nations Church Berkeley Avenue
Sarah Mawby – Office Co-ordinator
Office Superviser – General office duties, HR, ReadiFood support and ReadiStreet support
Sarah joined us January 2019. She has a background in administration and customer services.
Sarah is a member of St Laurence Church
James Mawby – Support Worker
James joined us in 2021 as a general support worker right across the charity. James has taken over some of the direct support of clients as well as all sorts of support for ReadiFood and ReadiStreet
James is a member of St Laurence Church
Sarah Pedlow – Women’s Project and ReadiFood volunteer co-ordinator
Sarah runs our ReadiFood women’s project and is the ReadiFood volunteer co-ordinator
Sarah is a member of Greyfirars Church
Margaret Taylor – Pantry Co-ordinator
Margaret runs the Norcot Pantry, managing food stocks and volunteers. She began work with us in March 2022. She is a member of Carey Baptist Church but regularly attends Norcot Mission as well..
Lily has worked with us for quite a while as an admin assistant. She is currently doing a degree but still able to cover some office hours each week.
Lily is a member of LifeSpring Church