Meet the team

Deborah

Deborah Pardoe

Deborah founded Allied Services Trust in 2012 and as Chief Executive Officer works to ensure that organisation continues to develop and meet the charitable objects of the charity by providing Power of Attorney and Court of Protection support to its client base. Her working hours are Monday to Friday 8.30 am to 5.00 pm.

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Alison Williams

Alison was recruited by AST in December 2019 in the dual role of Office Manager and Applicant Support Officer. As well as ensuring the smooth running of the office, Alison drafts Lasting Powers of Attorney and Deputyship applications and sees them through to registration. Her working hours are Tuesday 9.00 am until 4.00 pm, Wednesday 9.00 am until 3.00pm and Thursday 9.00 am until 4.00 pm.

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Vanessa Dawson

Vanessa started at AST in September 2020 to look after the charity finances as it continues to grow. In her previous roles Vanessa has worked in finance positions in small to medium sized technology businesses. Her working hours are Tuesday and Wednesday 8.30 am until 1.30 pm.

Lynda

Lynda Hynd

Lynda joined AST in 2016 as a Case Administrator and works with clients who have appointed AST to act as their attorney for Property & Financial Affairs or where the Court of Protection have appointed AST to act as a deputy for a client. Her working hours are Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday 9.00 am until 1.00 pm.

Heather

Heather Oakey

Heather joined Allied Services Trust in September 2020 as a Case Administrator to work closely with Lynda. She manages the affairs of a number of clients who have appointed AST to act as their attorney for Property & Financial Affairs. Her working hours are Monday, Tuesday and Thursday 9.30 am until 1.30 pm.

Bev

Bev Arnold

Beverley joined AST in July 2020 after many years working for Dorset Council running the Deputyship team. Like Lynda and Heather, she is a Case Administrator and manages the finances for clients based in the West Dorset area. Bev enjoys meeting with the clients and making a difference to their lives. Her working hours are Tuesday and Wednesday 9.00 am until 2.00 pm.

Barry

Barry Morse

Barry has been a valued member of Allied Services Trust’s staff for several years, as a Visiting Officer and Administration Assistant. He maintains contact with clients for whom AST holds a Lasting Power of Attorney or a deputyship appointment. Barry undertakes visits in person when possible, or by telephone, checking on the wellbeing of clients. His working hours are as and when required.