Our Staff

Sarah Conboy
Chief Executive Officer

Sarah joined Pinpoint in October 2017. She is a mum of two boys – one with additional needs – and has a background in education policy and teaching. A former primary school teacher and SENCo, she has also headed up a school learning difficulties department and worked in various roles for the Department for Education, the Teacher Training Agency and Cambridgeshire County Council. She lives in Godmanchester.

Email: sarah@pinpoint-cambs.org.uk

Sue Platt
Finance & Fundraising

Formerly a Partnership and Participation Co-ordinator with us, Sue now steers our finances. She has two children with additional needs and is an active member of a number of parent support groups. She has also volunteered for a charity offering SEN legal advice. Sue has 25 years of business experience working for a global company in major account development for government organisations and emergency services.

Email: sue@pinpoint-cambs.org.uk

Esther Harris
Partnership & Participation Coordinator

Esther joined the team in June 2018 covering health and social care sectors.  A former volunteer for us,  she previously ran parent support groups and groups for children and young people with additional needs. Her working background is in writing, editing and communication.  She has extensive knowledge of governorship of special schools, and sits on the governing body of her son’s school. She lives in Ely with her family, and has an autistic teenager. She pretends to like running.

Email: esther@pinpoint-cambs.org.uk

Jackie King
Partnership & Participation Coordinator

Jackie joined our team in January 2015 to take up the role of Partnership and Participation Co-ordinator covering the education sector. She has two children, one with autism, and lives in Bar Hill.  As a former teacher, she is interested in all aspects of her role and, with a teenager in the family, she enjoys developing projects around preparation for adulthood.

Email: jackie@pinpoint-cambs.org.uk

Carole Darlow
Administrator & Volunteer Coordinator

Carole joined us in November 2015 to support our parent participation activities and to develop our network of parent volunteers. She previously  worked for social care at Cambridgeshire County Council for  15 years, supporting families with disabled children.  She is also mum to two children.

Email: carole@pinpoint-cambs.org.uk

Kari Payne
Communications Officer

Kari joined us in December 2014 to run our communications channels including our website, our social media accounts, and our newsletter. A former journalist and freelance copywriter, Kari has two teenage children, including a son with autism and learning disabilities. Her family lives in Cambourne.

Email: kari@pinpoint-cambs.org.uk