Who we are Meet the Team Our Board Robert Thorburn Robert joined the board of Staf in February 2014, bringing 6 years’ experience of the Children’s Panel Hearing System. He has a strong understanding of the difficulties both children and young adults in care have and is passionate about ensuring that as young people leave care they have options, choices and support available to them where they need it to meet all their aspirations and goals. Robert also has care leaver experience. Robert has successfully worked for BT for over 20 years, and brings a wealth of skills and experience, coupled with project management strengths which aim to support the organisation as we progress through new legislation and reshape our future approach. Robert’s advisory role on the Board is Communication and PR.