Meet the Team

The friendly faces of Shelter Housing Advice and Research Project

Deepa Bhogal – Administrator

Deepa has been the Administrator at SHARP for 4 years. Deepa started out as a volunteer for 1 year and went onto to become a permanent member of staff.

Rebecca Toone - Volunteer Co-ordinator

SHARP delivers a program to help volunteers learn all aspects of both administrative and case work which enables them to find either part time or full time work at the end of their 6 week program.

Mara Forana - Project Lead

Mara has been working in housing for over 30 years. Mara is very proud of the work SHARP delivers and knows all the issues around housing and homelessness.

David Brazier - Executive Advisor

David Brazier is Executive Advisor to the SHARP Board of Trustees.  Dave now works mainly on SHARP’s Finances and on running the Leicester Social Economy Consortium (LSEC) Ltd. LSEC is an associated company that donates its profits to SHARP.

The team welcomes your enquiries and will endeavour to help you with any query or concerns you have.