Staff can be contacted on the numbers below or email [email protected]


The Senior Management Team

Chris Ratcliffe: Chief Executive Officer

Chris provides leadership to the organisation, working closely with the Board and staff team to make sure that Boccia England is able to deliver and achieve its strategic ambitions.

Chris works Monday - Friday 



Kate Moss: Head of Development

Kate oversees the development team who develop the organisation and sport of boccia in England.  Kate creates partnerships and evaluates our progress and impact in order for us to increase our sustainability.

Kate works Monday - Thursday and can be contacted on 07809 374 771  



Emma Holmes: Head of Business Support 

Emma oversees the corporate services of Boccia England, including supporting the CEO and Board  with  the effective governance of Boccia England, and managing the Administration/Office  Management, Trading, Human Resources, ICT, Marketing, and Finance functions.

Emma works Monday - Thursday and can be contacted on 07921 306 250


Andrew Partridge: Head of Talent


Andy oversees the delivery of our talent programs, including our work with Talent ID, and supporting our Talented Athletes and coaches via our Academies and our England Performance Group. He also works closely with Boccia UK to ensure our work is aligned with the World Class Programme.

 Andy works Monday - Friday and can be contacted on 07394 006 606


Development Team

Natalie Braisby: Workforce Manager

Natalie is responsible for managing the recruitment, deployment and training of our many valued volunteers and tutors (known as our workforce of 100+ individuals), ensuring there are enough resources to support our events.  Natalie also manages our course bookings.  

Natalie works 3.5 days a week and can be contacted on 07703 739 902



Rachael Crack: Competition Manager

Rachael is responsible for the development and delivery of our competition programmes, including Regional and National competitions and the Pan-Disability Boccia League.

Rachael works Tuesday - Friday mainly working from home and can be contacted on 07824 317 993



Sarah Wooding: Project Officer


Sarah's role will include coordinating the delivery of our Virtually Boccia programme for schools as well as providing project support to the development team areas of workforce, competition and partnerships.




George Bollands: Development Officer (Clubs and Safeguarding)

George coordinates the implementation of Boccia England's club development programme. He is also Boccia England's Lead Safeguarding Officer. 

George works Monday - Friday and can be contacted on 07809 336 321




Business Support

Cally Keetley: Fundraising and Communications Manager

Cally is responsible for generating income for the organisation, promoting fundraising activity, and raising public awareness of Boccia England's work. 

Cally works Monday - Friday and can be contacted by the office number of  0115 9678455 or 07746 862 051 



Dan Headley: Team Administrator

Dan is the first point of contact for the charity and is responsible for supporting the team with administration, coordinating our social media, and running the Boccia England shop.

Dan works Monday - Friday and can be contacted by the office number of  0115 9678455