Meet team LGBT HERO


Ian Howley

Chief Executive

Ian is the Chief Executive Officer for LGBT HERO - Health Equality and Rights Organisation. LGBT HERO is the parent organisation of GMFA, FS magazine and OutLife

Ian joined LGBT HERO in 2010 as the Associate Editor for FS magazine. He took over as editor in chief in 2011 and was appointed CEO of LGBT HERO in 2016.



Dr. Kuljit Bhogal

Community Support Worker (Freelance)

Kuljit is LGBT HERO's Community Support Worker, working in a freelance position.  Kuljit is currently running LGBT HERO's online peer-support workshop's for Black and South Asian gay, bi and trans men. Kuljit also moderates LGBT HERO's online peer-support forums. 


Liam Murphy

Digital and Social Engagement Manager

Liam is the Digital and Social Engagement Manager for LGBT HERO. He joined LGBT HERO in 2014. Liam is the brains behind HERO's health campaigns and is currently the editor for FS magazine.


Justin Mahboubian-Jones

Digital and Social Engagement Officer

Justin Mahboubian-Jones joined LGBT HERO in September 2017. Justin is working on LGBT HERO's LGBTQ+ projects, including OutLife.


Massimo Mazzariol

Finance and Office Manager

Massimo is an accountant with several years of financial reporting and accountancy experience within the charity and private sector. 


Massimo joined LGBT HERO in 1998 as Finance Manager.  Massimo is also responsible for IT, Health & Safety and the general running of the office.


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