Meet Our Team!

Meet Our Team!

Jaqui Dow - Chairperson

Bio

On leaving school I qualified as a nurse and have always been passionate about working in the care sector, in various areas such as social work support services, children's residential care and fostering most of my life. A busy mum…

Sharon Arthur - Treasurer

Bio

I am married to Derek and we have three sons. Our son Paul is a Young Adult with Fairway Fife. I joined to help our on the committee in 2012. I enjoy seeing all the young adults and peer…

Tony Boyle - Board Member

Bio

My Name is Tony Boyle. For 30 years I was a Lorry Driver with the Ministry of Defence and also in the Territorial Army for 33 years, holding the rank of Staff Sergeant for many years, I think this is…

Joanne Creech - Board Member

Bio

I have been involved with Fairway Fife since 2014 as a volunteer on the Committee. I have worked in Health and Social Care and Education Services supporting young people with learning disabilities and autism for over 15 years and I…

Neil Freir - Manager

Manager

Bio

I have 16 years experience working in Health & Social Care. Working in partnership with others, my main goal is to enable young adults with Learning Disabilities & Autism to access opportunities that will provide them with valuable life experiences.…

Mary Grant - Charity Coordinator

Bio

My name is Mary Grant, I joined Fairway Fife in 2011. I have always worked with young people and tried to ensure they get the support, encouragement, development, respect and fun they deserve. Past history and jobs include an honours…

Charlene Dewar - Facilitator

Bio

My name is Charlene Dewar and I am a Youth Worker in the Dunfermline area. I have a real passion for working with young people and thrive on being able to see each young person journey. I started working at…

Vicky Roberts - Facilitator

Bio

I have been involved with Fairway Fife since 2012. I started my career in nursery, primary, high school then out in the community supporting people with learning disabilities. I facilitate social events with our members and volunteers of a similar…

Casey Fern - Peer Mentor

Peer Mentor

Bio

I started at Fairway Fife in 2018 What I enjoy about Fairway Fife is trying new things and going to different places. What I have gained from volunteering with Fairway Fife is confidence. A strange or interesting fact about me is I…

Ellen Collins - Peer Mentor

Peer Mentor

Bio

I started Fairway fife 2017 I found out about it through a school friend who also volunteered for fairway. I enjoy meeting new people and building friendships with the young adults, seeing them develop and gain confidence in social situations. I…

Rachel Wallace - Peer Mentor

Peer Mentor

Bio

I started at Fairway Fife in 2017 I found out about Fairway fife through one of their facilitators, Charlene Dewar What I enjoy about Fairway Fife is meeting new people What I have gained from volunteering with Fairway Fife are/is a…

Shannon Sullivan - Peer Mentor

Bio

I started at Fairway Fife in 2015 I found out about Fairway Fife through friends I enjoy meeting new people and having new experiences I have gained confidence, training & patience

Catherine Howatson - Peer Mentor

Bio

I started at Fairway Fife in 2018 What I enjoy about Fairway Fife is socialising with other people. What I have gained from volunteering with Fairway Fife is confidence, people skills, working with others and understanding others. A strange or…

Courtney Turner - Peer Mentor

Bio

I started at Fairway Fife in 2017. I have really enjoyed getting to know the young adults and making new friends, it has definitely helped with my confidence and getting me out and about trying new things My interesting fact is that…

Seonaid Swanney - Peer Mentor

Bio

I started at Fairway Fife in May 2008 What I enjoy about Fairway Fife is spending time with a great bunch of folk, trying out new activities and having a brilliant time. What I have gained from volunteering with Fairway Fife are…