Our Staff

Kerry Boffin

Project Manager

Kerry joined New Heights as the Project Manager in July 2017.  Kerry has worked with adults, young people and families across the Birmingham and Coventry areas for over ten years.

For over seven years Kerry has worked in the voluntary sector to support communities, developing much needed services such as community food gardens, parenting support and youth groups. She has a real passion for community work!

Kerry hopes the knowledge and experience that she has developed over the years will prove useful to the local community and enable continued growth and success of New Heights.


Joanne Field

Café and Volunteer Manager

Jo Fields joined New Heights in October 2014 as the Community Café Manager. Jo has grown up in Kingstanding and is very well known throughout Christ the King Parish. Jo has 25 years retail management and customer service experience. Since being at New Heights she has secured the highest possible ‘Food Hygiene’ rating of five with the Food Standards Agency. Jo loves working in the community in which she lives and is dedicated to reducing social isolation by welcoming customers into our café.


Vicky Bixby

Volunteer  and Events Coordinator

Vicky Bixby joined New Heights in March 2016 as Volunteer Coordinator. Vicky originally trained as a Nursery Nurse and became a Nursery Manager in 2004. Due to New Heights activity expansion, Vicky’s role expanded in 2019, to include events and activities co-ordination. Vicky plays an important part in supporting all of New Heights services and volunteers, including our youth forum and young people volunteers!

Maisie Allen 

Service Delivery Assistant and Administrator Assistant  

Maisie came to New Heights after her A Levels. She did a apprenticeship in Digital Marketing. Once that finished Maisie stayed on as our Service Delivery Assistant. She helps all the services at New Heights.