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Meet The Team

Dave Flanagan

Senior Project Worker, David Flanagan works for GMB ReachOut project across Lancashire and Merseyside, developing networks of Union Learning Representatives to assist in making colleagues aware of various learning opportunities that are available. Dave can be contacted on:

Mobile: 07740 804 050.


Michelle Graham

Project worker Michelle covers the North West region and offers support with Traineeships and Aprenticeships. As a qualified tutor, Michelle is responsible for delivering workshops at various in work and community learning centres. Michelle can be reached on:

Mobile: 07742913442


Joanne Phillips

Joanne Phillips is our Community Project worker for the region and is responsible for the development of our network of community hubs across the North West region. Joanne also works to develop our workclub networks and support for the unemployed. Joanne can be contacted on:

Mobile: 07817 952 208


Bipin Mistry

Project Worker Bipin covers Manchester and Oldham and offers support to both the employed and unemployed. He can be contacted on:

Mobile: 07950333442


Lisa Mullan

Lisa Mullan is our Project administrator based in our Accrington office. Lisa also helps with event planning and delivering our digital skills project. She can be reached at:

Mobile: 07854 509 172

Bernadette Fearne

Bernadette is also our Prpject Administrator and deals with out learner managment information system and reporting of our monthly outcomes and performance. Bernadette can be reached on 

Tel: 0161 848 9173 ext 214


Marek Krolik

Marek is our maintenance worker and is based at our Accrington office but covers the whole region. 

He can be reached on 0161 848 9173 ext 214.