Meet the Team

Board of Trustees

  • Beverley Carpenter
  • Zdenka Kolbabkova
  • Hana Rafajova
  • Denisa Gannon


Petr Torak MBE

Chief Executive Officer

Petr Torak MBE is a co-founder of COMPAS and in 2017 became CEO of COMPAS Charity. His background is policing, human rights, mentoring and youth work.


Marko Strbak

Project coordinator, adviser and admin support

Kamila Laurynova

Youth project coordinator and a caretaker

Denisa Dufkova

Fundraising officer

Veronika Krskova

Project Co-ordinator

Jaroslava Badzova

Folkestone branch Coordinator & Adviser

Rudolf Vrba

Gym Supervisor

Michal Mizigar

Romani Studies Expert

Contractors and volunteers

  • George Danut Mihai – engagement with Romanian community, mentoring, translation
  • Premysl Dvorak – sport activities for children and young people, nutritional advice
  • Vojtech Balog – boxing classes for children and young people
  • Lukas Nemec – fitness adviser
  • Roman A. Masaryk – webmaster