Our Staff

We have developed an innovative way of working that brings a wealth of skill and expertise to help organisations and groups in the voluntary, community and social enterprise sector in South Gloucestershire to evolve and grow.

Our small staff team and network of Associates can provide our standard support services and tailored and specialised support.

Our network of Associates bring together a number of professionals with a wide range of skill and expertise.   

Our small dedicated staff team comprises of

  • Chief Executive Officer, Steve Curry
  • Finance Officer, Jackie Lawton
  • Business Support Officer, Tara-Louise Price
  • Development Officer, seconded to South Gloucestershire Disability Network, Sophie Wainwright

Steve Curry, Chief Executive Officer








Contact Steve: 01454 865205 or steve.curry@cvs-sg.org.uk

Jackie Lawton, Finance Officer

Jackie has worked directly in finance and administration roles for 15 years, and joined CVS South Gloucestershire in June 2013. In July 2015 she successfully completed her Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) Qualification

Her areas of responsibility are Managing Finances for CVS and for CVS Delivery Partners

Contact Jackie: 01454 865205 or jackie.lawton@cvs-sg.org.uk

Tara-Louise Price, Business Support Officer

Tara-Lou provides support to CVS South Gloucestershire including ensuring the CVS office at Poole Court is well maintained to support staff, support the maintenance and review of our policies, co-ordinating the work of the Associates, South Gloucestershire Equalities Voice and the Leaders Board, arranging meetings, workshops and conferences, supporting the Trustee Board and administering the CVS membership scheme. 

Contact Tara-Lou: 01454 865205 or tara.price@cvs-sg.org.uk

Sophie Wainwright

Sophie is employed by CVS and seconded to South Gloucestershire Disability Network.  **Currently on Maternity Leave**

Sophie has a wide range of experience in the charity sector, particularly in project-based roles creating social change, from a large-scale EU-funded project to community behaviour change projects. She currently also works managing volunteers for another local charity.

Contact Sophie: sophie@sgden.org.uk