Team Meeting

Long Covid Kids Symptom Galerie

Sammie Mcfarland

VP CEO & Founder

Sammie Mcfarland is a Wellbeing Coach & Entrepreneur.

Michael Rosen


Michael Rosen is one of Britain’s best loved writers and performance poets for children and adults and has personally been affected by Long Covid.

Melissa Lynch

LCK Representative for USA

Melissa is from North Carolina. A CMA, RMA with 26 years clinical experience and a Former Lead in clinical, lab, and OSHA Compliance within multiple specialties.

Susie Goulding

LCK Representative for Canada

Susie runs Canada's largest Long Covid advocacy group.

Frances Simpson

Founder & Trustee

Frances Simpson is a lecturer in Psychology and Counselling at Coventry University (SC.)

Kirsty Stanley

Occupational Therapist

Kirsty has been an OT for over 20 years, after training at St. Loyes School of Occupational Therapy in Exeter.

Devyn Cortes

LCK Support Group Team USA

Devyn Cortes joined Long Covid Kids as a mother desperate for resources in the Autumn of 2020.

Tabitha Gavin


Tabitha joined LCK to support with administration tasks.

Nathalie Pearson

Founder & COO

Nathalie Pearson joined Sammie and Fran shortly after Long Covid Kids came to be.

Helen Goss

LCK Representative for Scotland, & Trustee

Helen lives in NE Scotland with her partner and 8 year old daughter who is suffering from Long Covid since the first wave.

Erica Hayes

LCK Support Group Team USA

Erica is a mother and COVID Long Hauler in Pennsylvania.

Sarah Miller

Chair Trustee

Sarah has worked in the charity sector for over 25 years, mainly in fundraising and marketing.

Sarah O Connell

LCK Representative for Ireland

Sarah and her daughter suffer from post viral ME/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome.

Rochelle Rankin

LCK Support Group Team USA

Rochelle has been an educator for 25 years.