At Alcohol Concern we're committed to changing the conversations that people have about alcohol.
Together we work on different projects but all have the same aim – to reduce the harm caused by alcohol. Find out more about our team below.
Nusha joined Alcohol Concern in autumn 2016 and works on researching issues, responding to journalist enquiries and maintaining press cuttings and journalist databases. She also supports the Policy and Advocacy Manager through research and preparing briefings.
Shumita has been with the charity since May 2014. She is responsible for the smooth running of our London office and supports with administrative duties.
Having worked for an MP in Westminster, Laura joined the team in August 2015 and undertakes campaigning and policy activities in order to identify opportunities to influence policy development and legislation and ensure that alcohol harm reduction remains at the centre of the public health agenda. Laura also provides the Secretariat to the APPG on Alcohol Harm which is delivered by Alcohol Concern.
Andrew Misell is Alcohol Concern’s Director for Wales, and has led the development of the charity’s work in Wales since 2009. He previously worked for Diabetes UK, leading their policy and public affairs work in Wales, and has also been a Senior Researcher with the Liberal Democrat group in the National Assembly for Wales.
Mark has been with us for seven years now and he acts as spokesman for Alcohol Concern. He also manages the Wales office when the Director is unavailable. On a day to day basis, Mark liaises with key partners and identifies project funding opportunities, as well as doing press and public speaking for the charity.