Nigel Harding

Nigel joined Shooting Star Children’s Hospices in September 2018 as Chief Executive, bringing 20 years’ of experience in senior appointments in medical and palliative care.

Patricia Mbasani

Patricia joined Shooting Star Children’s Hospices in August 2015 to lead on the strategic delivery of all aspects of people development and facilities for our 200 staff and 700 volunteers.

Helen Sibley

Helen joined us as Director of Care in January 2015, bringing with her 30 years’ nursing experience, most recently as Associate Director of Operations, Women’s Health & Paediatrics at Ashford and St Peter’s Hospitals. 

Karen Sugarman

When Karen joined The Shooting Star Children’s Hospice in 2002 it fulfilled her long-held desire to work in children's palliative care, following a career in music and later the charity sector.

Sally Wells

Sally joined The Shooting Star Trust in 2000 and was instrumental in helping to achieve the £6.5 million capital appeal needed to build Shooting Star House.