The children’s medical research charity Sparks has appointed a new
PR, fundraising and events team. Cherry Bushell joins as head of
fundraising from Macmillan Cancer Research where she worked for seven
years. Katherine Roper, Chris Treacy and James Handford have been
appointed as senior events organisers, handling activities such as the
annual Johnny Herbert Karting Race. And Liz Dimmock has been appointed
special events organiser handling the Sparks annual summer ball. Jo
Maskery also joins as PR assistant, having previously worked at the
Royal Opera House and at BBC Worldwide.
She reports to PR manager Helen Loxton.