Staff Members & Volunteers

Meet the dedicated members of our Team below!

Liam Fellows

General Manager

Liam has been General Manager since December 2019. Prior to this he was a civil servant at the Department for Education. As General Manager Liam holds overall responsibility for the day to day running of the organisation and the building and is directly accountable to the Board of Trustees.

Liam is actively involved in the local community of Ferryhill being a member of many community organisations as well as being the Secretary of the Ferryhill 2000 Committee and Chance Drama. He is also a Governor at Ferryhill Station Primary School.

Paula Bihari

Customer Service Manager

Paula has worked at the centre since 2015 and was made Customer Service Manager in 2018. As Customer Service Manager, Paula is responsible for our bar and events services as well as all customer service related activity at the centre.

Paula previously worked as a hairdresser at Hillary's Salon on Brancepeth Road before going mobile and starting her own business. 

Curtis Bihari

Communications Officer

Curtis began working at the Centre in 2018 after he graduated Newcastle University where he studied Politics and Sociology. Since joining the organisation, Curtis has modernised our communications strategy including a revamp of our social media and website. In his spare time he plays cricket for local club Mainsforth. 



Collette Trimmer

Customer Service Assistant

Collette has worked at the Centre since November 2017. Previously she was a fully qualified teaching assistant. In her spare time Collette enjoys spending time with her family. 

Beverley Poulson

Customer Service Assistant

Bev joined our organisation in 2019 having previously been an activity coordinator at Tenlands Nursing Home for over nine years. Bev is a proud wife, mother and grandmother to four grandchildren. Her hobbies are centred around spending time away in her caravan with her friends and family. 

Angela Taylor

Centre Cleaner

Angela started working at FSEC in 2017. She was previously the cleaner at Llewellyn's pub in Ferryhill Village. Angela is a star baker in her spare time (her cheese scones are fantastic!). She also enjoys to go ten-pin bowling with her partner. 



Brad Bihari

Customer Service Assistant

Brad has worked at FSEC since 2018. He is currently studying a degree in Sports Coaching at Northumbria University. Along with Peter, Brad is a coach for our Saturday morning Soccer Stars. 

Peter Bihari

Centre Volunteer

Peter has volunteered at the Centre for 3 years. He previously worked at Gestamp Tallents in Newton Ayecliffe for 30 years before retiring. He now helps out around the Centre where he can. He set up and coaches our Soccer Stars football academy on a Saturday morning.