New Leaf Network Awards 2022
Ally of the Year
A person working within the CJS, without Lived Experience but goes that extra mile to support others.
Winner: Peter Dawson (Prison Reform Trust)
Runner up: Kim Babb (Black Country Talent Match)
Employee of the Year
Somebody who is a valuable asset to their employer and used their lived experience in order to instill change and support others.
Winner: Steve Costello (Changes UK)
Runner up: Jasmine Cole (Shelter)
Entrepreneur of the Year
Usually, a person who manages and organises an enterprise, often a business, usually with considerable initiative and risk.
Winner: Gethin Jones (Unlocking Potential)
Runner up: La’Toyah Lewis (Rising Stars Property Solutions CIC)
Employer of the Year
Forward thinking employers and/or organisations who value the benefits of Lived Experience of the CJS within their organisation.
Winner: Prison Radio Association
Runner up: Greene King – Lynne Kennedy
Volunteer of the Year
Lived experience individual who gives up their time, shares skills/expertise for the benefit of others, usually for an organisation or established body.
Winner: Billa Nanra
Runner up: Iain Culverhouse