Meet the team
Chair / Trustee
Matt is a qualified chartered accountant and works at a fiduciary firm in Jersey.
Born and raised in Jersey, Matt is passionate about supporting all parts of our community to ensure we deliver an inclusive and collaborative society. Since joining the JCRT committee in 2015, he has worked to support various initiatives and projects working towards delivering this goal.
Away from the JCRT, he is a married father of three children and is also treasurer of Prader-Willi Syndrome Association UK.
Vice-chair / Trustee
Kate Wright is a consultant providing HR, L&D and cultural change support to Channel Islands and UK-based clients through her consultancy, Arbre Consulting.
Kate is also co-founder of The Diversity Network, a business networking group and consultancy with a not-for-profit ethos, that works with employers to support diversity, equity and inclusion and facilitate cultural change across the business community.
A passionate campaigner for equality, Kate is Chair of Women for Politics and a member of the IOD D&I sub-committee.
Phillipa is a qualified teacher of over 20 years and currently works for the states of Jersey Education department. She has BA (Hons) in Social Policy and Bsc (hons) Psychology. She has a background in Educational Social research at university level where she has been involved in a various projects at local and national level.
She is has a keen interest in promoting and valuing diversity in Society, and has been involved in the work of different charitable organisations whilst living in Jersey for over 13 years.
As a member of the LGBTQ+ community, Kaye is vocal and visible in matters of equality, inclusivity and diversity and has sought to effect positive social change.
She has been featured in the local press on matters relating to equal marriage rights, same-sex parental rights and also contributed to the “People Power Protest” exhibition at the Jersey Museum on the importance of protest and campaigning. In 2020, Kaye was nominated for a Pride of Jersey award as a Diversity and Inclusion Champion.
Kaye is a Founder of the “Brilliant Books” Facebook group which recommends diverse and inclusive children’s books, and collaborated with JCRT to facilitate the distribution of inclusive children’s books to all primary school libraries on the Island.
Deputy Louise Doublet
Louise is the JCRT States appointed Trustee and has been the elected Deputy of St Saviour since 2014.
Louise has a very active, political interest in equality and diversity, sitting on the Gender Pay Gap Review Panel, the Care of Children in Jersey Review Panel and the Children, Education & Home Affairs Panel, to name a few.
Louise has a BA Hons in Psychology & Sociology from the University of Exeter and has been an Early Years & Primary Teacher.
Dan is a Jersey Advocate and a partner at Walkers, specialising in Employment and Discrimination law.
Much of Dan’s day to day work is centred around diversity, equality and inclusion issues. As a trustee of the JCRT he hopes to be able to have a positive impact at an early stage to frame policy and help to shape the laws to promote greater inclusion in Jersey.
Outside of the JCRT Dan’s loves are his wife, his two amazing girls and his black lab Merri.