Sara Canning is a phlebotomist from Derry. She joined the board of the Hume Foundation in 2019 and became a Trustee of Belfast Won't Always Be Like This in 2022 (after informally discussing the work since the beginning). She is Lyra's fiancee and knew better than anyone the nature and importance of Lyra's work. Sara loves chocolate, cocktails, and peacebuilding. She is committed to seeing an end to paramilitary violence and works towards promoting LGBTQIA+ rights initiatives in Northern Ireland.
Tolu Ogunware is a film director and photographer. He began his journey creating music videos for local musicians, then diversified into documentaries, short films, fashion films, and commercials. He has been working steadily in these mediums for the past 4 years, continuing to hone his skills and voice. Representation has grown into an important theme in his work, as well as a guiding principle in his personal life. Tolu's feature documentary WE ARE HERE, demonstrating the lives, contributions, and hardships of black & mixed race personalities living in Northern Ireland, was acquired by BBC NI and will premiere in October 2022. Tolu is a board member and the head of the creative direction for Belfast Won't Always Be Like This under Brendan's helm.