Our Team

We have a great team here at HMR Circle - here's a quick introduction to them and their role within the organisation:

Mark Wynn - Director

Date Joined Circle: 10th December 2012

Main Role Description: Business Planning & Development, strategic planning

Leanne Chorlton - Operations Manager

Date Joined Circle: 11th April 2013

Main Role Description: Delivering our expansion strategy in Prestwich, Crompton and East Manchester

Kim Ho - Special Projects Coordinator

Date Joined Circle: 23rd September 2014

Main Role Description: Coordinating & delivery of 'Full Circle' Project with RBH

Mary Burke - Volunteer Drivers Service Coordinator

Date Joined Circle: 1st February 2018

Main Role Description: Coordination of the HMR Circle Volunteer Drivers Service.

Cristina Rapcea - Digital Support & Marketing Coordinator

Date Joined Circle: 1st February 2021

Main Role Description: Coordinating the HMR Circle Digital Support Service and assisting with the marketing of the Circle offer.

Alison Thompson - Older People's Champion (Centre Circle)

Date Joined Circle: 7th June 2021

Main Role Description: Coordinating physical activities for Older People in a joint position with Rochdale AFC Community Trust

Rina Paolucci-Escobar - Community Engagement Coordinator

Date Joined Circle: 1st November 2021

Main Role Description: Engaging with Older People in the community as part of the Bounce Back Programme

Fiona Bowker - Administrator

Date Joined Circle: 1st November 2021

Main Role Description: Carrying out and coordinating the administrative tasks to ensure the smooth operation of Circle.

Paul Pullinger - Freelance Practical Helper

Date Joined Circle: 17th August 2018

Main Role Description: Practical Help (Gardening, DIY etc)