Medical support transforming lives

Meet The Victoria Foundation Ambassadors who support the charity in so many ways.

Published: 12 July 2016

The Victoria Foundation really appreciates all the fantastic help and support from its wonderful ambassadors.

Jan Meek

The only woman on the planet to have rowed an ocean and walked to a pole. More people have walked on the moon!  Jan has climbed Kilimanjaro in aid of the Foundation. Jan dedicates her life to public speaking, motivating others to achieving goals they never dreamed of, inspiring people regardless of their age, gender or size and fundraising for charity. Jan is proud to be an Ambassador of The Victoria Foundation.

Linda Duberley

Linda is a media trainer and award winning journalist. During her career she has worked for major broadcasters including ITV, Fox News, CNBC Asia and Sky News. She.has been an Ambassador for TVF since 2011 and is the MC at many of the charity's events. 

Lynne Parker

Award winning producer and entrepreneur Lynne Parker created Funny Women in 2002. She has supported The Victoria Foundation since its inception and is proud to have raised money and awareness through her unique comedy events.

Mary Sini

Co-owner and Global Sales Director at Naledi Copenhagen, an independent luxury brand. Mary supports many of the Foundation’s events and is a very active member of the committee which organises the annual black tie ball.

Alison Jee
Alison, of Alison Jee Associates based in Twickenham, is a former PR professional.  She is now a food and drink writer for a number of publications,  as well as co-editor of RiverTribe magazine.

She also helps judge for the Great Taste Awards, The Grocer Awards and The Academy of Chocolate.  Each year she sources many high value prizes for The Victoria Foundation’s black tie ball.


Anna Staplehurst

Anna, who is 17 years old, is the Foundation’s  youngest Ambassador and also a beneficiary of support from the charity. Anna regularly speaks at events explaining how the lightweight wheelchair the Foundation funded for her has changed her life.

If you are interested in becoming an Ambassador for The Victoria Foundation please contact:

Lorna Votier

Development Director

The Victoria Foundation

T: 020 8332 1788 or Email   (link to