The team

Susie Gorgeous (Co-Executive Director)
Susie Gorgeous

Bridget Rennie (Co-Executive Director)
Bridget Rennie

Matt Peacock MBE (Artistic Director)
Matt Peacock

Mark Oldfield (Creative Director of Workshops)
Mark Oldfield

Marigold Hughes (Head of Programme)
Marigold Hughes

Camille De Groote (Head of Development)
Camille De Groote

Suzie Kirk Dumitru (General Manager - job share)
Suzie Kirk Dumitru

Tom Mansfield (General Manager - job share)
Tom Mansfield

Tanja Pagnuco (Projects Producer)
Tanja Pagnuco

Ellie Raymont (Producer - International)
Ellie Raymont

Emily Hurrell (Development Manager)
Emily Hurrell

Rey Trombetta (Marketing and Communications Manager)

Katie Bruce (Monitoring and Evaluation Manager)
Katie Bruce

Lora Krasteva (Development Manager - International)
Lora Krasteva

Betsy Picart (London Co-ordinator)
Betsy Picart

Sue Hurrell (Newcastle/Gateshead Co-ordinator)
Sue Hurrell

Gareth Smith (Manchester Co-ordinator)

Victoria Munro (Nottingham Co-ordinator)

Ree Collins (Teesside Co-ordinator)
Ree Collins

Faye Jefferson (Arts Administrator)

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Cathy Graham - Chair (Director of Music, British Council)
Amanda Croome MBE (Director, The Booth Centre, Manchester)
Paul Emery (Tutor, Crisis, and former Streetwise Opera performer)
Rachel Engel (Vice President, Macquarie Group Foundation)
Jonathan Gaisman QC (QC and Crown Court Recorder)
Tim Geddes - Acting Treasurer (Chartered Accountant, Hayes Macintyre)
Ursula Jones OBE (Archaeologist and former Managing Director of the English Chamber Orchestra)
Jessica Plant (Manager, National Criminal Justice Arts Alliance)
Liz Sich (Former Managing Director, Four Colman Getty PR)
David Tapper (Mentoring and Learning Facilitator, Recovery in Nottingham, and former Streetwise Opera performer)
Sally Taylor (Chief Executive, Koestler Trust)

Consultant: Ellie Head


The Duchess of Kent
Sir Thomas Allen OBE
Lady Solti
Sister Ellen Flynn
Elizabeth Watts