Alexandra Henderson
Director & CEO, Weidenfeld-Hoffmann Trust

After working closely with the Weidenfeld Scholarships and Humanitas programmes, Alexandra became Director/CEO of the Weidenfeld-Hoffmann Trust after its establishment in 2015. Her career has been in the television industry, both in management and production of news, current affairs and documentaries for the BBC, ITN  and independently.

Jane Baldwin
Programmes Manager

Jane has a background in educational charities.  She has worked extensively in the field of heritage management including museums, archaeological research projects and preservation trusts both in the UK and internationally.

Elizabeth Roberts
Advisor to the Scholarships Programme

Elizabeth, a former Australian diplomat, is a write and lecturer on the history of the Western Balkans. In this capacity she has served as an expert witness and written for various publications on the topic as well as writing a history of Montenegro.

Nik Kirby
Advisor to the Scholarships Programme

Nikolas Kirby is Research Fellow in Philosophy and Public Policy at the Blavatnik School of Government as well as Director of the Building Integrity Programme within the School. He is a co-founder of the Good Lad Initiative, a social enterprise that engages boys and men in discussions about masculinity and sexism.

Laura Stewart
Alumni Programme Coordinator

Laura is a current DPhil student in the School of Geography and the Environment at the University of Oxford. Laura has experience studying and working with various non-profits  and federal agencies in Southern Africa and the United States.

Megan McFarlane
Communications Coordinator

Megan has a background in the voluntary and third sectors with experience within charities, social enterprises and universities. Prior to joining the Trust in 2018 Megan worked for the Plunkett Foundation supporting social enterprises to build capacity.


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