Meet the...


We have a growing and highly focused staff team who look after the fundraising, projects and administration of the charity.

The Team

A little about what we do

Roslyn Neely

Roslyn, our Chief Executive, leads the staff team to implement the Charity's organisational strategy and its associated actions. Roslyn reports to the Trustees and manages ECHC’s relationship with NHS Lothian. She is happy to give advice to applicants considering applying to the Charity for funds.

Rachel Baxter

Rachel is Director of Fundraising and Marketing. She provides inspirational leadership to the fundraising and marketing team, enabling them to meet income and awareness targets, and help transform the experiences of children and young people in the hospital and beyond.

Laura Hardie

Laura is our Events Fundraiser and is responsible for organising our flagship events, such as Girly Get Together, Sports Quiz and All Wrapped up.

Amy Ford

Amy is our Corporate Fundraiser. She is responsible for building relationships and partnerships with our network of corporate contacts across Edinburgh and beyond, and supporting businesses in their volunteering and fundraising for the Charity.

Amy Russell

Amy is one of our Community Fundraisers and works on all of our exciting Sports Challenges. Amy liaises with event companies and supports all of our wonderful fundraisers in the lead up to their big day.

Fiona O'Sullivan

Fiona is our Arts Programme Manager. She works with a wide range of partner organisations to deliver an entertaining and diverse calendar of arts, activities and visits for the children and young people in hospital.  

Catriona McIntyre

Catriona is our Arts Activities Co-ordinator for the Arts Programme at ECHC. Her role along with Fiona our Arts programme manager involves supporting the weekly programme of regular artists who run workshops with children and families on the wards and organising extra, seasonal programmes throughout the year.

Anna Browne

Anna is our Finance Manager and works on the charity’s financial matters, with a particular focus on management accounts and the annual accounts.

Sarah Macrae

Sarah is our Finance Coordinator. Her role supports the Finance Manager with running the Charity's financial affairs.  

Sarah Broadley

Sarah is our Finance Assistant. Her role supports the Finance Manager with running the Charity's financial affairs. 

Andrew Innes

Andrew is our Operations Manager and looks after our database, IT, data protection, health and safety and legal compliance. 

Matthew Ramsay

Matthew is our Fundraising Data Assistant, he processes all the income we receive and also helps our team of fundraisers track their payments.

Hannah Biddulph

Hannah is the Project Manager of Oor Wullie's BIG Bucket Trail. OWBBT is the first nationwide public art trail that will see 150 life-size Oor Wullie sculptures taking to the streets of Edinburgh, Glasgow, Dundee, Aberdeen and Inverness this summer. 

Daniel Rutherford

Daniel is our Hub Manager and is responsible for leading the Hub team and developing a program of social opportunities and supportive experiences which meet the needs of children, young people and their families accessing the Hub service.

Darcey Blair

Darcey is one of ECHC’s project workers based in the Hub. This role involves supporting children and families throughout their hospital journey. Darcey also runs the ECHC youth club.