Christie Spurling MBE
Founder and Chief Executive

Christie Spurling MBE, is Founder and CEO of N-Gage. 

Christie has used his own past experiences of exclusion to develop and build N-Gage into the charity that it now is. N-Gage continues to have a huge impact on so many young people in Manchester.

If you would like to contact Christie or book him to speak, please click here

Claire Bramwell
Operations Executive

Claire joined N-Gage in September 2017 as Operations Executive. Claire works on Management, Finance & supports the CEO in leading the staff team to ensure the smooth delivery of all operational aspects of N-Gage projects!

Email: claire.bramwell@n-gage.org.uk

Nick Coleman
Head of Community Engagement & Funding

Nick joined the team in November 2015. Nick's areas of oversight involve making sure N-Gage’s Youth, Community & Funding work runs smoothly.

Email: nick.coleman@n-gage.org.uk

Rachel Liu
Youth and Community Worker

Rachel joined N-Gage in January 2019. Rachel takes the lead in ensuring our N-Gage Catalyst Youth & detached sessions all run smoothly. As part of Rachel’s role she will also head up a new N-Gage Community Café project during the day based at our Catalyst Youth Centre in Burnage. Our café aims to deliver employability sessions and work alongside sessional staff and young people (who are out of work) giving them a chance to learn new skills through volunteering in a café environment.

Email: rachel.liu@n-gage.org.uk

Daniel Savage
Events Co-Ordinator

Daniel joined the team in 2018 to focus on all of our N-Gage events. Daniel creates our publicity and makes sure people know about our latest news! Daniel also uses our social media platforms to promote the work N-Gage does.  

Email: daniel.savage@n-gage.org.uk

Ashley White
Catalyst Team Leader

Ashley is part of our Catalyst Staff and works with young people across our detached youth work sessions in North & South Manchester! 

Kev Clarke
Catalyst Team

Kev is part of our Catalyst Staff and works with young people that come into our Youth Centre during the week and across our detached youth work sessions in North & South Manchester.

Sharina Taylor
Catalyst Team

Sharina is part of our Catalyst Staff and works with young people that come into our Youth Centre during the week, across our detached youth work sessions in North & South Manchester,or, on a one to one basis in local schools! 

Chris Thomas
Catalyst Team

Chris is part of our Catalyst Staff and works with young people that come into our Youth Centre during the week and across our detached youth work sessions in North & South Manchester!

Helen-Mae Boxall
Catalyst Team

Helen is part of our Catalyst Staff and works with young people that come into our Youth Centre during the week!

Patrick (Paddy) Kerrigan
Catalyst Team Leader

Paddy is part of our Catalyst Staff and works with young people that come into our Youth Centre during the week!

Annie Johnson
Catalyst Team

Annie is part of our Catalyst Staff and works with young people across our detached youth work sessions in North & South Manchester!

Liam Blishen
Catalyst Team

Liam is part of our Catalyst Staff and works with young people that come into our Youth Centre during the week and across our detached youth work sessions in North & South Manchester!

Annabel Taylor
Catalyst Team

Annabel is part of our Catalyst Staff and works with young people that come into our Youth Centre during the week!

Michael Wardle
Catalyst Team Bus Driver

Michael is part of our Catalyst Staff and works driving the Youth Bus across our detached youth work sessions in North & South Manchester! 

Amy Burns
Catalyst Team

Amy is part of our Catalyst Staff and works with young people that come into our Youth Centre during the week!

Jordan Bell
Catalyst Team

Jordan is part of our Catalyst Staff and works with young people that come into our Youth Centre during the week and across our detached youth work sessions in North & South Manchester!