Our Team

We are volunteers who work together to make a difference for our community

Claire Ebrey

Director, On The Level (she/her)

Claire is co-founder of Pride in Leadership and the founder and director of On the Level, a consultancy focusing on responsible business, diversity & inclusion, membership, partnership and stakeholder engagement.

Matt Haworth

Founder, Reason Digital (he/him)

Matt is co-founder of Pride in Leadership and the founder and Chief Exec of Reason Digital.

Sachin Shah

CTO, Startup Advisor, Angel Investor (he/him)

Sachin is an empathetic technology leader with 20+ years of experience delivering complex products across Finance, travel, and retail industries, passionate about building diverse and inclusive work culture with a well-rounded experience across business, technology, and people.

Lauren Stoner

Chief Executive, SV2 (she/her)

Lauren is Chief Executive at SV2, a charity supporting victims and survivors of sexual violence across Derbyshire.

James McMillan

Co-founder and CEO joinmynexus.com (he/him)

A Chartered Accountant by background, James is a highly experienced multi-disciplinary leader working for big brands including Louis Vuitton, RSM UK LLP and BT Group Plc across HR, finance, strategy, and operational management. James is also a skilled NED and board advisor and was awarded the Institute of Director’s North West Director of the Year Award 2020 (non-executive) for his work in an FCA regulated Credit Union.

Dumisani Nyathi

Healthcare Engagement Manager, Diabetes UK (they/them)

Dumisani has worked in the voluntary sector since 2006 in fundraising, front line support, events, volunteer management and strategic planning. Dumisani is also the co-lead for the Diabetes UK BAME network and sits on the Tackling Inequalities steering group, which looks at inequalities across diabetes care.

Darren Knight

Chief Executive, George House Trust (he/him)

Darren is the Chief Executive of the HIV charity, George House Trust. Darren has over 16 years working and supporting LGBTQ+ good causes, having previous worked as the Head of Policy and Engagement at what is now LGBT Foundation, and 7 years as a trustee at Lancashire LGBT.