The Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) and Looked After Children (LAC) programme strands have well-established board and operational governance structures.

The SLCP team leads on the day-to-day co-ordination and delivery of the programme.

LAC Board

BoroughRepresentativePosition
LambethDaniel StotenIntegrated Assistant Director, Children’s Commissioning
GreenwichOlajumoke HemsleyHead of Joint Commissioning (Children’s Services)
LewishamDavid GarlandJoint Commissioner Looked After Children
SuttonJo RyeSenior Commissioning Lead
MertonDavid MichaelHead of Service, Children in Care and Resources
BexleySalwa FaridFostering, Placement, and Family Solution Service Manager
SouthwarkSharafat AliHead of Children’s Joint Commissioning Team
CroydonVanessa StrangHead of Service, Children Looked After Care Leavers

SEND Board

BoroughRepresentativePosition
GreenwichDiane OsbourneHead of SEND Assessment & Review
LewishamClaudia SmithSenior Education Advisor (Alternative Provision, Inclusion, SEND)
SuttonCarolyn ScottCommissioning Manager, SEND
MertonKarla FiniklinHead of SEND Integrated Service
BexleySaejal WadsworthCYP Commissioning Officer
CroydonAlison FarmerHead of Special Educational Needs 0-25
BromleyDebi ChristieHead of Service, Special Educational Needs
Wandsworth Michael HallickHead of Schools Finance/ Deputy Head of Children’s Services Finance
Richmond & KingstonAnna ChivaHead of SEND Achieving for Children

LAC Operational Group

BoroughRepresentativePosition
LambethRoneeta Campbell- ButlerLead Commissioner- Children’s Services
Simone RobertsAccess to Resources Team Manager
GreenwichYasin PatelPersonalised Commissioning Team Leader
LewishamJosephine TaylorLAC Placements Contract Manager
SuttonNatasha MunroManager
MertonCassie PordagePlacements Manager
BexleyJenny GrahamSenior Contracts and Commissioning Officer
CroydonPasquale BrammerHead of Service, Commissioning and Procurement (CFE)

SEND Operational Group

BoroughRepresentativePosition
GreenwichJustin BrierleySEND Team leader, Assessment & Review
LewishamCindy ChilversSEND Operations Manager
SuttonDominika MichalikSEND Team Manager
MertonSam PowellManager SENDIS (SEND Integrated Services)
BexleyCarla IbbottCase Manager
CroydonDavid CooperSpecial Educational Needs Relations Manager
BromleyDeborah DegnanGroup Manager
RichmondSue NorgateHead of Special Needs Assessment
KingstonAnn Mason14-19 Manager