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 Video Games 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, Mass Effect, MLB The Show.

  • 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 – Secretary & Head of Ops

    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.

  • 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

  • Stuart – Head of E-Commerce

    Stuart is based in Glasgow and has been volunteering with GWG since early 2019. His main focus is on generating funds for the charity through online selling and finding the best deals to help power up our donations.
    Favourite video games: Super Mario RPG, Sonic the Hedgehog, Donkey Kong 3

  • Jamie – Social Media

    Jamie is a content creator and Civil Engineer from Edinburgh. He joined GWG near the end of 2022. He keeps up the great relations we have through our social media platforms and he posts regular updates, goings on for the charity and all important memes.
    Favourite video games: Dark Souls 3, Rocket League, Dota 2, God of War

  • Peter – Design

    Peter has been a volunteer for GWG since 2018. He helps with all things design, merchandise and social media and is also part of the Vault team in Glasgow. He also enjoys attending hospital visits and events.

    Favourite video games: Super Mario Bros 3, Breath of the Wild, Mario Kart, Batman: Arkham Asylum, Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater, Mass Effect