Meet The Team
Steve Delaney – Chief Executive
Steve has been with Urban Futures for over 12 years having had extensive experience in local authorities and across a wide spectrum of regeneration initiatives.
Karen Jordan – Head of Finance
Karen has been with Urban Futures since 2002 with over 30 years’ experience in finance. Karen is a qualified accounting technician and is responsible for all aspects of finance within Urban Futures.
Kellie Webb – Head of Operations
Kellie joined Urban Futures in 2013 with 15 years’ experience in Welfare to Work contracts. Kellie is responsible for the delivery and management of Urban Futures Employability programmes as well as the Stansted Employment & Skills Academy.
Anita Garrard – Head of Training & Quality
Anita has 20 years’ experience in further education and training, as well as being a Lead IQA and quality nominee. Anita has been with Urban Futures for 8 years looking after all our training based delivery.
Dean Heath – Head of Audit & Compliance
Victor Stephenson – Head of MIS & IT
Victor came to Urban Futures as an Apprentice 5 years ago. During his time with Urban Futures he has implemented and managed the Compliance Team before taking up his current role as Head of MIS & IT.
Annette Ralph – Head of HR
With over 20 years HR experience, Annette joined Urban Futures in early 2016. Annette’s focus is on recruitment, training and the development of employee’s skills and knowledge to foster an environment where people can grow and build a successful professional career.
Derek joined Urban Futures in 2011 having spent the previous 11 years working on a variety of public projects including Haringey Education Business Partnership. Derek now spends his time liaising and networking with external partners particularly Jobcentre Plus and Local Authorities.