Commissioners

Carolyn Labey

Chairman and States Commissioner

After the May 2018 elections in Jersey, Carolyn was appointed as the Island’s first ever…

Therese Morel

Non-States Commissioner

Therese Morel was born and educated in Jersey, and after University embarked on a 35-year…

Philip Le Sueur

States Commissioner

Born 1953 and educated in Jersey. Moved to the UK with family at the age…

Judy Martin

States Commissioner

Judy Martin is the current Deputy of St Helier No 1 and was first elected…

Alistair Calvert

Non-States Commissioner

Mr. Calvert is CEO and Co-Founder of Clarion Partners Europe, a leading real estate investment…

Douglas Melville

Vice-Chair & Non-States Commissioner

Doug was appointed in September 2015 and is currently the first Channel Islands Financial Ombudsman resolving…

Professional Staff

Simon Boas

Executive Director

Simon Boas has spent most of his career designing, implementing and evaluating aid projects in…

Edward Lewis

Head of Programme

Edward has over twelve years’ experience contributing towards development initiatives in the Middle East and…

Rebecca Curtis

Monitoring & Impact Officer

With experience in both law and overseas development, Becki joined JOA in 2020 as Monitoring…

Gillian Challinor

Senior Programme Officer (Financial Inclusion)

Gillian is JOA’s Senior Programme Officer, specialising in Financial Inclusion. Gillian has spent the majority…

Drolia Arinaitwe

Head of Finance

Drolia is a qualified accountant with over 10 years audit and accounting experience. She is…

Lisa Downes

Communications & Engagement Officer

A communications professional with more than 17 years' experience, Lisa is passionate about developing communications…

Rachel Carlotti

Operations Officer

Rachel worked for over 20 years within Radiology,  primarily as a Radiographer specialising in an…

Harriet Hall

Programme Associate

Harriet joined JOA in November 2021 as the fifth Programme Associate, in partnership with HelpAge…

Samuel Houiellebecq

Programme Associate

Samuel joined the JOA team at the end of February as the 6th Programme Associate…