Dr. Cathryn Hughes, Chair of Ovacome

"I was delighted to be appointed Chair of Ovacome in May 2014. I am a registered nurse and have worked in cancer care for over 25 years."


Marta Wojcik, Treasurer

"I am proud to be a Trustee of Ovacome where I can use my finance skills to contribute to a cause I really care about and connect with others with the same common goal and passion. It's great to give something back."


Professor Sean Kehoe, Head of Ovacome Medical Advisory Board

Sean is the Head of Ovacome's Medical Advisory Board and Professor of Gynaecological Cancer at the Institute of Cancer and Genomic Sciences, Birmingham.


Adrian Dickinson

Adrian's wife Sarah was the founder of Ovacome, 23 years ago.


Adele Sewell

"I have personal experience of ovarian cancer, having been diagnosed with Stage 3C high grade serous ovarian cancer in September 2007. I have a background in Science, Technology and Project Management and became a trustee of Ovacome in September 2016."

Lesley Sage

Lesley was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in May 2011.  During the rebuilding of life after a second major operation and dose-dense chemotherapy, she went to the London Marathon to support her son-in-law and there saw a runner in an Ovacome t-shirt. After attending the 2015 Members Day, she volunteered for STS and to be considered as a Trustee. 


Victoria von Wachter

Victoria’s main areas of practice are employment and discrimination law. She has successfully represented clients in both the public and private sectors. Victoria is adept at handling complex and lengthy employment law cases with special expertise in all types of discrimination and whistle-blowing claims.