Trustees

Registered charity and a company limited by guarantee. We were established in 1973 and are one of the leading health and wellbeing charities in the Midlands.

Neil Male

Neil Male

Neil Male is CEO of Bromsgrove based GMS Group. Over the past 14 years, Neil has led and evolved GMS to become a national leading security specialist, with a turnover of £14m and over 500 employees. Neil has been widely recognised for his business achievements, most recently being named Transformational Leader at the West Midlands Leadership Awards, as well as been named one of Grant Thornton’s 100 Faces of a Vibrant Economy in 2018. With great synergy between both GMS and Kaleidoscope’s vision and values, Neil looks forward to supporting Kaleidoscope to achieve its goals of growth and sustainability through his extensive commercial experience and network of contacts.

Ann-Marie Pugh

Ann-Marie Pugh

Ann-Marie is a solicitor advising individuals, companies and third sector clients on all aspects of HR and employment law. She is a mom to 3 teenagers, a daughter, a sister, an aunt, a friend. Ann-Marie sees the impact mental health has on people she comes into contact with in every aspect of her life and looks forward to being part of the team and lending her support in any way that she can.

Matt Flint

Matt Flint

Matt Flint is a serial entrepreneur, influencer & philanthropist. Over the years he has successfully built up a portfolio of companies spanning a variety of sectors including: digital marketing, event management, celebrity management and most recently The Viral Group. Matt has delivered services to an enviable list of well-known businesses & brands and his experience spans celebrities, events, hospitality, charity, entertainment, investment and fashion.

Matt is passionate about building real connections, preserving integrity and creating long-standing relationships.

During his 13 years in business Matt has accomplished great things, tried new ideas and also failed a couple of times, which he believes has helped him to grow personally and professionally motivating him to want to help others too.

Michael Mclean

Michael Mclean

Birmingham bred and Birmingham proud, Michael is excited about joining the board of The Kaleidoscope Plus Group and join a team so positive in its belief in what they are doing. Michael has a background in Management and Marketing in and around the film, music and leisure industry.

Michael is someone who very much believes in the strength of people and the difference they can make to others and the environment around them. Michael is a big film fan and a huge advocate of great stories, whether they be on the screen, page or stage. His other passion is sport, be it Football, Boxing, Formula One, American Football or MMA and he relishes the opportunity to watch a good contest.

Fergal Dowling

Fergal Dowling

Fergal is a partner with Irwin Mitchell Solicitors, which is one of the largest full service law firms in the UK. He’s been with the firm for 25 years, and is national head of the Employment & Pensions team, overseeing a team of over 70 lawyers in offices across the UK. He also sits on the firm’s Business Legal Services board. In his spare time, Fergal follows Aston Villa FC with his 2 teenage sons, and enjoys keeping fit and holidays.

David Saunders

David Saunders

David is a qualified accountant with over twenty years’ experience of social housing and charity finance.

In 2016 David became Director of Resources at Watmos Community Homes, a tenant led housing association, with homes in London and the West Midlands, having previously been Director of Finance & Corporate Services at Black Country Housing Group. David’s current role includes finance, treasury, HR, ICT and governance. Before joining BCHG David had been Deputy FD at Accord Group and earlier Head of Financial Planning at the Orbit Group. David is also a Non-Executive Director and Chair of the Audit Committee at Spring Housing Association in Birmingham.

Surrinder Bains

Surrinder Bains

Surrinder Bains is the Strategic Manager at the Handsworth Association of Schools and provides strategic, operational and project support to over 20 schools. Before this, he worked for John Taylor Hospice, Sandwell MBC and also Birmingham City Council. He has worked in Housing, Regeneration, Strategic Partnerships, as a business consultant, and with charities and social enterprises. His passion is to make every moment matter and to deliver the vision and mission of organisations and ensure that staff, supporters and partners receive an excellent experience.

Chris Mills

Chris Mills

Chris has worked in the Financial Services industry with the West Bromwich Building Society since 1998 and is a qualified mortgage adviser. He is currently the Retail Manager responsible for a number of branches within the local area. Outside of his main employment, Chris gives his time voluntarily as a Trustee with another local charity, Sandwell Parents for Disabled Children, holding the position of Vice-Chair. He has previously also held the position of Vice-Chair of the Staff Union West Bromwich Building Society.

Faye Hingley

Faye Hingley

Faye is a Trainee Educational and Child Psychologist, currently completing her Doctorate in this field. Faye has a Masters in Psychology, Postgraduate Certificate in Low Intensity Psychological Interventions, and a BSc(Hons) in Psychology and Genetics. Faye was previously employed by the Kaleidoscope Plus Group for four years as part of our Talking Therapies service, working as a Trainee, Qualified and finally Senior Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner. Faye has a particular interest in therapeutic interventions and supporting individuals with learning difficulties. In her spare time, Faye enjoys adrenaline sports, travelling and renovating her first home.
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