Who are we

N-Gage is staffed by a diverse team who are committed to seeing young people reach their full potential. As a registered charity the staff and volunteers are overseen by a board of trustees.              N-Gage also relies on the work of volunteers to help with programmes, fundraising and all sorts of other activities.

Our team

Christie Spurling

Christie Spurling

Founder and Chief Executive

Christie Spurling founded N-Gage in 2006. He has used his own experiences to develop N-Gage; a project that is already having a real impact on many young people. Permanently excluded from his high school and placed in a residential unit, his complete disengagement from education led to many struggles in later life including times of… Read more »

Operations Team Leader

Operations Team Leader

Claire joined N-Gage in September 2017 as Operations Team Leader. Claire works on Mangement, Finance & supports the CEO in leading the staff team to ensure the smooth delivery of all operational aspects of N-Gage projects! Contact Claire on; 0161 637 1307 or admin@n-gage.org.uk                  

Nick Coleman

Nick Coleman

Nick joined the team in November 2015 as a Youth Inclusion Manager. He is responsible for overseeing all of our youth work and ensuring all our work in the community with young people runs smoothly. To contact Nick; Nick.coleman@n-gage.org.uk

Ana Dos Santos

Ana Dos Santos

Employment Project Coordinator

Ana Joined N-Gage in August 2017 as our Employment Project Coordinator. Ana will head up an exciting new pilot project and will deliver employability sessions in South Manchester. In addition, she will head up a Community Cafe. This will run alongside the employability sessions to offer people that are out of work a chance to learn… Read more »

Trustees

Trustees

The Trustees are a vital part of the organisation, overseeing the work of the charity and developing the vision of N-Gage. Managed by the Chair of the Trustees our Trustees are drawn from a wide variety of backgrounds and interests, bringing with them valuable skills and expertise. Our Trustees are: Andrew Eadie David Thorpe Sonia… Read more »

Catalyst Team

Catalyst Team

Sessional Staff

                  Ashley Ollerhead Jordan Bell                   Gemma Williams                   Kelvin Magaby                   Zarina Hussain                  … Read more »