Meet the team

The Jubilee Centre Team

Jonathan Tame

Executive Director

Philip Powell

Training Manager

Mercedes McGuire

Supporter Relations and Operations Officer

Charlee New

Communications and Marketing Manager

Mark Venter

Finance Manager

Associate Staff

Guy Brandon

Associate Researcher

Calum Samuelson

Associate Researcher

Founder and Life President

2-MS at ECPM AGM in Munich May 2015

Dr Michael Schluter CBE

Dr Schluter founded the Jubilee Centre in 1983 and is now Chief Executive of Relational Research, which facilitates a number of groups who are seeking to promote Relational Thinking internationally, mainly in Singapore, South Africa, Hong Kong, Australia and USA. He has a PhD in agricultural economics and worked in East Africa for six years as a consultant for the World Bank and the International Food Policy Research Institute. Michael is married to Auriel, and they have 3 children and 12 grandchildren.


Abigail Bradshaw
Civil Servant 

Ralph Lee
Researcher / Lecturer, University of Cambridge

Tim Adams
Associate General Secretary for IFES

Ross Hendry
CEO, Spurgeons Children's Charity

Sue Halliday
Former Professor of Marketing, Anglia Ruskin University

Advisory Board Members

John Ashcroft (Director of research for the Relationships Foundation)

Dr Richard Gunton (Researcher in plant and landscape ecology at the University of Leeds)

Dr Paul Mills (Economist at a global financial institution)

Professor Julian Rivers (Professor of Jurisprudence, University of Bristol)

Dr Michael Schluter CBE  (Chief Executive, Relational Research)

Professor Paul Williams (Chief Executive of the Bible Society)


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