Natalja Lipka

Hi, I’m Natalja. I joined Cumberland Lodge in October to support the Programme, including events and Fellowships. Originally from Latvia, I trained in Catering and Hotel Management at Turiba University[…]

Munny Purba

Munny Purba at Cumberland Lodge

Hi, I’m Munny. I have over six years’ experience working in education, at a range of charities and not for profit organisations. I’ve worked in a variety of roles, including[…]

Christina Ogwang

Tina Ogwang at Cumberland Lodge

Hi, I’m Christina. I have a background in empowering disadvantaged youth, including a variety of projects in Australia and the UK. Within my roles, I have been able to encompass[…]

Professor Melissa Butcher


Hi, I’m Melissa. I joined Cumberland Lodge in 2023 and I’m responsible for managing the charity’s programme development and implementation. I have over two decades’ experience leading major programmes and[…]

Bea Raffan Gowar


Bea Raffan Gowar joined us in September as interim Programme Officer. Bea first attended Cumberland Lodge as a student for our Police Conferences in 2018 and 2019. Alongside Bea’s role at[…]