Meet the Team

Board of Directors

Encore Enterprises CIC is registered as a not for profit community interest company. It was registered in July 2012 with Companies House (company number 8129506). Encore has a Board of 5 Directors. The Managing Director is a full time employee of the company. The other Directors are unpaid and give their time freely to support the work of the organisation. The Board meets regularly to discuss the business of the organisation.

Cliff Woollard – Managing Director

Carl Attwood - Director

Richard Glasspoole - Director
Jonathan Godfrey – Director
Chris Jones – Director

Management Team

Cliff Woollard
Managing Director

Head of Encore Music Service
Full Time - 52 week post


  • Leadership and strategic development of Encore Enterprises:

    • Strategic development and day to day running of Encore Music Service.

    • Staffing, budget, stakeholders and partnerships.

    • 'Designated Person' for Safeguarding.


Roger Wiebkin
Senior Manager

Full Time - Term time


  • Leadership and management of all services to schools:

    • Management of the Wider Opportunities programme (Whole Class Ensemble Tuition).

    • Management of the Accredited Teacher Scheme (peripatetic instrumental and vocal lessons).

    • Management of Early Years & Pre-School services.

    • Training and Continuous Personal Development (CPD) for school-based music teachers.

    • Leadership and management of The Herefordshire Music Education Hub.

Andi Licqurish

Assistant Manager

Part Time - 52 week post

  • Leadership and management of all services outside of of schools:

    • Management of Encore Youth Music.

    • Management of Adult and Community services.

    • Management of one-off projects.

Dennis Schiavon

Assistant Manager

Part Time - 52 week post

  • Leadership and management of Fundraising and Development:

    • Management of all aspects of Fundraising​.

    • Management of community fundraising and grant applications.

    • Liaison with and stewardship of funders.

    • Management of all marketing and communication.

Eva Prestage

Business Manager

Part Time - Term time


  • Leadership and management of all aspects of finance:

    • Management of budget, finance, accounts, banking, invoices etc...

    • Management of Human Resources, Recruitment and Safeguarding checks (DBS).

    • Office Manager.

    • Management and Development of organisational policies.

Business Support Team

The Business Support Team provides efficient support and coordination for our services and organisation. They are the ‘first port of call’ should you have an enquiry.

Alex McWilliams (
Logistics and Data Coordinator

Full Time - 52 week post

  • First point of contact for all services to schools.

  • Management of instruments including instrument hire.

  • Management of all other resources including music library.

  • Management of website and other aspects of IT.

  • Co-ordination of data and statistical analysis.

Lisa Lyness (

Business Support Assistant

Part Time - 52 week post

  • First point of contact for all out of school provision.

  • Business support for Encore Youth MusicLivewire and other projects for young people.

  • Business support for adult and community services.

  • Business support for Herefordshire Music Education Hub.

Wider Opportunities Team

The Wider Opportunities Team travel to many schools across the county to teach pupils to learn an instrument in whole classes (usually at KS2). The team currently consists of:

Karen Coleman
Sue Gibson
Pete Grove

Rebekah Gueye
Helen Holloway

Rachel Hudson
Lynne Sherwood
Hannah West
Roger Wiebkin

Wendy Wilson-Goddard


The team is managed by Roger Wiebkin - Senior Manager

Encore Youth Music Team

Encore Youth Music (EYM) is the overarching name of the ensembles run by Encore Enterprises. Music Centre Tutors conduct or assist with bands, orchestras and other ensembles:


Shirley Aston

Andy Brotherton
Duncan Cresswell
Hazel Davis
Becky Griffiths
John Griffiths
Barbara Kinnaird

Hazel Landey

Carol Lewis-Merritt

Andi Licqurish

Liessa Price

Ian Russell
Lorna Ruth
Jon Weller

Hannah West
Cliff Woollard

Chris Butts (
Popular Music Leader

Full Time - 52 week post

  • Leader of Livewire

Lisa Lyness (Business Support Assistant) coordinates the day to day organisation of EYM, supporting both tutors and parents.

Accredited Teachers

We currently have approximately 50 Accredited Teachers teaching a large variety of instruments in most primary and secondary schools across the county.


All Accredited Teachers have undergone the Music Service recruitment process. They hold an up to date enhanced DBS and have received annual safeguarding training. Accredited Teachers have access to relevant training opportunities and also undergo an annual quality assurance assessment.


The Accredited Teacher list is available to Music Service Partner Schools.


Accredited Teachers are self employed, but overseen by Roger Wiebkin - Senior Manager.

Encore Community Music Freelancers

Encore Community Music is the overarching name of the community projects run by Encore Enterprises. These projects are delivered by:

Becky Davis

Fiona Evans

Alison Houlbrooke

Beth Melling

Aidan Sheehan

Annie Summers

Rosie Walton

Bym Welthy

Stevie Yeomans

Lisa Lyness (Business Support Assistant) coordinates the day to day organisation of community projects, supporting both freelancers and clients. Andi Licqurish (Assistant Manager) oversees and manages.