Education and training Employment Liaison Officers Merthyr & RCT Ashley Evans Ashley has over 17 years’ experience working with children and young people in many different areas such as youth engagement and community involvement, substance misuse, children’s rights and education. Ashley believes that all children and young people are capable of greatness. He enjoys any type of superhero movie and can often be seen attending comic con to find out the latest news about his favourite superheroes. Caerphilly & Ebbw Vale Emma Kasocheka Emma has over 10 years’ experience working with children and young people. After completing a Post Graduate Diploma in Youth and Community Development, Emma worked with different youth organisations in Africa, helping to implement UNICEF funded projects which aimed to empower young people. She also taught basic skills in rural schools in Malawi. Emma is adventurous and enjoys Taekwon-do, swimming and loves animals.