Meet the team

Operations Manager

Gill Peace



Programmes Manager

Michi Rohmann

Michi joined UNA Exchange in 2014 and since then has led across our portfolio of EU-funded programmes, including Erasmus+ and predecessor youth exchange schemes. Experienced in international volunteering herself, Michi has participated in projects worldwide, including in Germany, France, South Africa, Tanzania, England and Wales.


Interim Programmes Manager

Siân Gethin-Pymbles

Joining the team in 2019, Siân comes to UNA Exchange after working as a senior manager and consultant in the Higher Education sector. She brings with her experience and knowledge of developing international partnerships and responsibility for global exchanges. Siân is responsible for managing our portfolio of long-term, EU-funded programmes, including Erasmus+.


Programme Officer

Tobias Smith

Tobias joined UNA Exchange in 2019, as he concludes his master’s degree in Sport & International Development. Alongside his work at UNA Exchange, he is also enrolled on an internship with Bond, the international development network. Working with the Sport for Development & Peace group, he recognises sport as an effective tool for social change globally. Tobias is extremely passionate about the role and importance of volunteers within the international development sector and how international volunteering can significantly contribute towards the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Tobias is excited to be working with UNA Exchange, to help deliver our mission of peace, cultural understanding and personal development.



Administrative Assistant

Sara Alkhathami


Storytelling and Community Development ESC

 Hélène is our new ESC volunteer for the year 2019/2020. Coming from suburban Paris, France, she loves to hear and tell stories and is excited to be part of an organization that promotes volunteering in Cardiff and around the world. Travelling and working abroad changed her life, and she is grateful to have been given the opportunity to give back to a community of young aspiring volunteers, while discovering the beautiful city of Cardiff !


Storytelling and Community Development ESC


Marketing & Communications

Carys Price

Long-term office volunteers

Anne Keeley

John Roberts


Leila Usmani

Laura Parry

Work camp leaders

Kes Stephenson

Chris Jones



Vera Opoku

Ryan Jones Matthews

Molly Monaghan

Alex Griffiths