About Us Meet the Team



Lionel is responsible for the day to day strategic direction of our organisation. He started his career in the Recruitment sector but has always aspired to run community-focused projects. From 2009 to 2013, Lionel was Operations Director at LionHeart Recruitment and LionHeart Domiciliary Care Services Ltd. Lionel is a qualified Assessor and holder of a Level 4 Award in Management. Lionel is passionate about Social Inclusion and Sport for Development and holds an MSc in Sport Management & Business of Football.

Senior Management Team

Alice Piller Roner

Head of Work Based Learning Department

Alice is an experienced project and operations manager with a background in research and international development. She has previously worked with charities and SMEs in Europe and the Middle East to manage and improve fundraising and operations. Alice has been working as a teacher and teacher supervisor for over 5 years, developing educational and assessment programmes. She volunteers for numerous organisations as mentor and adviser. Her passion outside work is fitness and yoga.




Charles Yassin

Senior Youth Officer

Charles is LITC's Youth Officer and specializes in the recruitment of learners, learner achievement, attendance, and retention and resource development. He supports young people to work towards their apprenticeships, volunteering and to become active citizens.  He also acts as a mentor, providing career advice, delivering transnational workshops and providing skills development training.  He joined LITC in October 2013, supporting various projects, providing workshops and training for young people.  He studied Drama and English at Brunel University and is a qualified teacher, having recently completed his PGCE in 2013.  He has worked across the youth sector as a senior support worker, a teaching assistant and is passionate about film making, especially documentaries and short films.  He enjoys travel and has traveled extensively throughout the Middle East. In his spare time he also enjoys learning new languages and is currently studying Arabic.

Louise Southon

Learner Support

Louise is studying towards her apprenticeship in Business Administration. She is working with LITC to achieve this qualification. She assists with key Office Administration and IT suite management including OneFile and For Skills.  Louise has over 3 years’ of experience in Administration and at Reception; she is working towards gaining her qualification to improve her career options.  She is a team player who is keen to learn, listen and receive advice.  She prides herself on providing outstanding customer service.  Outside work she enjoys fashion, socializing, and travelling.

Employer Engagement

Macarena Chaviano Sanchez

Programme and Social Media Administrator

Macarena graduated as a Social worker in Spain in 2010.  She has experience working for a variety of Non -Profits and has experience in Drug prevention, Vocational Training for Employment and working with young women's refugees.  She is very passionate about social work, media and wants to pursue a career in Youth and Social work.  In her spare time she enjoys travelling, socialising, free styling and reading about feminism and psychology.  


Abdelkrim Fenni


Abdelkrim is a qualified assessor with a  teaching background. He has over 10 years of experience in assessing generic qualifications in: Business & Administration L2 / L3, Customer Service L2 / L3, Team leading L2, Management L3 and  Leadership and Management L4. He has a PTTLS qualification and enjoys working within Education.  In his spare time, he enjoys travelling watching and playing Football.

International Development & Research

Ibi Orumbie

BACS Assessor

IAG & Youth Work



Delivery Team