Alexia Phillips

Finance and Resources Director

Alexia is a qualified accountant with a Masters in Charity Finance and NGO Management.  Prior to joining West London Zone, Alexia worked in senior leadership positions for a number of children’s charities, and has considerable experience in managing finance, HR and operations.  She recently undertook consultancy work on improving finance operations for Terres des Hommes UK and Amnesty International.


Joe Prendiville

Chief Operating Officer

Joe has extensive experience of managing and delivering education programmes to disadvantaged and marginalised people. He worked in senior leadership at a youth charity in East London for five years through a period of significant organisational growth, leading their education and training programmes. Most recently he worked as Principal of their Alternative Provision Free School.


Louisa Mitchell

Chief Executive Officer

Louisa joined WLZ to design the plan and implement the pilot project in White City in 2015-16. She became Chief Executive in September 2016. She has extensive experience in social policy research and advocacy and in managing charities in London and Hong Kong. Prior to that, she was an investment banker.