Rochell joined Blagrave in March 2021 and co-leads our second strategic objective: investing in young people directly. She also leads on our youth development work, reviewing how we work with young people outside of grant relationships. Rochell is the Trust’s Designated Safeguarding Officer.

Rochell has 10 years of experience as a youth worker, working in a range of roles in grassroots youth organisations to larger youth facing charities and is based at our London offices. She is inspired by youth empowerment and feels passionate about supporting young people to use their voices to create change on issues that directly affect them.