Hannah Stoddart is Director of Partnerships and Impact at Step Up To Serve, where she leads the organisation’s work to promote investment in youth social action, including its engagement with the #iwill Fund. She also plays a leading role in convening the Back Youth Alliance – a CEO-level strategic alliance of youth sector organisations and young people.
Prior to joining Step Up To Serve, Hannah has spent most of her career in the international development and humanitarian sector, including as Director of Advocacy and Communications at children’s conflict charity, War Child, and as Head of Economic Justice at Oxfam GB. She is passionate about working with children and young people to drive change nationally and internationally, and has built partnerships and alliances that have driven progress on a range of issues – from UK youth sector investment, through to the mental health of children in war.
Hannah lives in London with her wife, Emma, and their daughter, Thea.