Meet the Board

Board Members

Shona Coffer


Shona lives and works in the Holborn area. She is currently chair of the board of trustees and her two older children are avid fans of HCA’s gymnastics classes.

Linda Henden


Linda has lived and worked in Camden for 26 years, locally for the last 14 years. She has two grown up children and has been a keen member of the HCA Aquafit class for about 10 years.

Marc Kennard


Marc works in King Cross and lived in the Holborn area for 15 years. He’s been a trustee for over 12 years, and his daughter loved messy play and gymnastics when she was little.

Jonathan Nash


Jonathan has lived and worked in Holborn for the past 30 years, and his barristers’ chambers has been a strong supporter of HCA over recent years. He is keen to continue and grow that connection with the local community.

Lauren Suding


Lauren has lived and worked in Holborn for over 10 years, and she also lived and studied in the Bloomsbury area previously. She loves going to HCA’s yoga classes in the mornings.

Jacqueline Dyson


Check back soon to find out a little more about Jacqui.

Stephen Hargrave


Stephen has lived in Holborn since the 1980s and can be spotted in Tutti’s Cafe most mornings. He is also a director of two private companies and another charity.

Alyekka Aber


Alyekka has lived in the Holborn area most of her life, and HCA has played a big part in her children’s lives.