FACES is volunteer-led partnership. Our working group of 10 includes representatives from various Christian and Muslim organisations in Luton.

Tony Thompson       Pastor of Hope Church, Luton; Churches Together Executive

Tony is a respected ordained church leader in Luton who serves on the executive of Churches Together in Luton. Tony leads Hope Church Luton, which is heavily involved in working in the local community, and brings together people from many different nations.

Rehana Faisal           Chair, Lantern

Rehana is a scholar with the Centre of Expertise for Child Sexual Abuse, is involved in various local initiatives and teaches at a Mosque. Rehana is Chair of Governors at Challney High School for Girls and consults with local authority on several issues including Islamophobia.

Dr Lucie Shuker      Director of the Youthscape Centre for Research

Lucie is the Director of Research at Youthscape, responsible for leading The Youthscape Centre for Research. Lucie initiates and oversees research projects among young people in the UK, in order to give a reflective and representative picture of the reality of being a teenager today, and to inform practice and innovation in youth work.

Peter Adams             Director, St Mary’s Centre for Peace and Reconciliation

Sujel Miah                 Luton Council of Mosques

Ruth Robbs               Azalea CEO

Sufian Sadiq             Chair of Discover Islam

Rachel Gardner       Relationship Lead at Youthscape, Founder of Romance Academy

Zaffar Iqbal              Manager, Inspire FM radio

Tanver Munir           Luton Sunni Council of Mosques

To contact us about our work and to get involved, please contact our Development Worker Melissa at operator.faces@gmail.com.