Meet the team

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Peter Leonard


Joined Family Links in April 2022 having worked in the business and faith sectors and as a Primary Teacher and Headteacher. He ran his own company facilitating parent support programmes and trained as a Family Links PGL in 2001.

Anne Tester Finance Director Family Links
Anne Tester

Finance Director

Anne qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1998, and was responsible for the finances of a variety of organisations before joining Family Links in 2010.

Sally Alden Director of Funding and External Relations, Family Links
Sally Alden

Director of Funding & External Relations

Trained in Decorative Arts at the V&A Museum before leaving to work for Leslie Scott Associates. Worked for the Family Nurturing Network as a fundraiser before joining Family Links in 2009.


Sally loves her family, fruit and nut chocolate and her dog Fern.

Our Consultants

Arifa Naeem, Islamic Values Consultant, Family Links
Arifa Naeem

Islamic Values Consultant

Our Trainers

We have a team of around 30 trainers based throughout the UK, who deliver our training. They come from a wide variety of backgrounds with many specialist areas of expertise.