About

  • James – Founder

    James lives in Glasgow and works as a Software Developer. He started Get-Well Gamers in 2014 and chaired the organisation until 2019.

    Favourite video games: Skate 2, Bioshock, Here Comes The Pain.

  • Richard Thurbon

    Rich – Chair

    Rich lives in Croydon and works in the Robotics industry. He joined Get Well Gamers as Secretary in 2017, and since 2019 has assumed the role of Chair.

    Favourite video games: Elite Dangerous, NHL, NBA 2k19, Skyrim.

  • Niain — Vice Chair

    Niain joined GWG in 2018 following a Reddit post. Since joining he has organised events with ICW, assisted with Glasgow storage, and helped boost Social Media following.

    Favourite video games: Rayman, Worms, Grim Fandango, Pokemon.

  • Rosie — Treasurer

    Rosie is based in Bristol and joined GWG in 2018. Since then she’s worked closely with Bristol Royal Hospital for Children, the only paediatric major trauma centre in the South-West.

    Favourite video games: The Legend of Zelda, Cities: Skylines, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.

  • Eleanor — Chief Operating Officer + Head of Comms

    Eleanor is based near London and has been with GWG since mid 2018. Her role with GWG has her overseeing the general operations, wrangling our inbox and communicating with the hospitals to organise donations.
    Favourite video games: Bloodborne, Overwatch, World of Warcraft, Hollow Knight.

  • Adam – Head of Operations

    Adam currently lives in Essex and has been volunteering with GWG since 2016. He focuses on practical Operations and has been actively doing this since 2019.

    Favourite video games: A Link to the Past, Unirally, Rez, Halo 3.

  • James B — Events

    James lives in Nottingham and works as an Acoustic Consultant. He started volunteering at Get-Well Gamers in mid-2018 and enjoys attending events and meeting the public.

    Favourite video games: Re-Volt, Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater, Rage Racer.

  • Joe – Social Media Manager

    Joe joined GWG in 2019 having taken part in several Twitch Charity streams for the cause. He is an IT worker and assists GWG by maintaining the social media accounts.
    Favourite video games: Two Point Hospital, Forza Horizon, Pokemon series

  • Zanny – Twitch Manager

    Zanny is a crafter & Twitch streamer based in Lancashire. She joined the team in 2019 and is keen to help GWG through online fundraising such as streaming events.
    Favourite video games: Sonic the Hedgehog, Spyro the Dragon, The Sims, Mario Kart