Providing Holidays From the Heart

Meet
Our Team

Ali Jones

Ali Jones

Charity Founder

Ali eats, sleeps and breathes the charity
and puts everything into making sure the
charity moves forward.

Tracey Rushworth

Tracey Rushworth

Treasurer

Tracey joined the Ruddi’s team four years ago
and comes each week to keep the charities
accounts in order.

Bob Cryan

Bob Cryan

Patron

Bob is the Vice Chancellor of Huddersfield University. He joined Ruddi’s Retreat in January 2019 and promises to help us promote our wonderful charity.

Vicki Green

Vicki Green

Business Development Manager

Vicki worked at the charity as a volunteer
for two years before being employed to assist
in the set-up of Gwennie’s Getaways.

Jade Jones

Jade Jones

Trustee

Jade is the eldest of Ali’s four children and has
been actively involved with the charity since it
began. Jade is now a fully qualified nurse

Stephanie Weston

Stephanie Weston

Committee member

Steph lost her best friend to Cancer. She decided to try and help in a positive way to get over her grief,
Steph is a keen photographer.

David Firth

David Firth

Trustee

David purchased our first caravan after seeing
Ruddi’s story in the newspaper and losing his
own father to cancer.

Anne Joseph

Anne Joseph

Trustee

Anne has been a friend of Ali’s for many
years and couldn’t wait to become part of
Ruddi’s Retreat when it was established.

Binnie Joshi-Barr

Binnie Joshi-Barr

Committee member

Bini is a Mum of 2 young children and local business woman, she has brought years of experience to the charity and enjoys days out with her family.

Arif

Arif

Trustee

Arif Ahmed is a trustee of Ruddi’s Retreat and many other charities, he does a lot of work in Batley and his experience is proving invaluable to us here.

Audrey

Audrey

Committee member

Audrey is Ruddi’s Grandmother she has 5 other grandchildren and 2 daughters, she is our Tombola Queen.

Trustee

Trustee

Committee Member

Rachel is a mum of two and enjoys home educating them both, She has been with the charity since the very beginning.