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Our staff

Senior Management Team

Andrew Bonacina, Chief Curator

David Bryan, Director of Finance

Olivia Colling, Director of Communications & Development

David Garratt, Interim Head of Operations & Visitor Services
Rosie Ripley, Interim Head of Commercial
Simon Wallis, Director


Alice Adams, Commercial Events Manager

Robyn Aubrey, Interim Retail Manager

Anna Davies, Retail Supervisor
Carl Fleischer, Catering Manager

Retail Assistants
Julie Atkinson, Alana Clemenson, Cameron Hopkins and Amy Twigg.


Archie Carr, Kitchen Porter

Sophie Cooke, Barista

Jacob Cracknell, Café Assistant

Fran Hinchliffe, Café Supervisor

Victoria Rees, Sous Chef

Alice Tarplee, Barista

Rose Wheeler, Café Assistant
Phoebe Williams, Café Assistant
Li Wilson-Rogers, Café Supervisor

For event hire enquiries, including weddings please email hire@hepworthwakefield.org


James Baxter, Senior Marketing Manager
Rachel Oliver, Graphic Designer

For press enquiries and image requests, please email marketing@hepworthwakefield.org


Jacoba Bruneel, Development Manager

Stephanie Edwards, Development Assistant

Alison Robinson-Rowe, Development Manager: Trusts & Foundations

Email the Development team on support@hepworthwakefield.org 

Collection & Exhibitions

Eleanor Clayton, Curator
Eleanor Dobson, Collection & Exhibitions Registrar

Anna Douglas, Curatorial Researcher

Kerry Harker, Curatorial Researcher

Amber Li, Curatorial Trainee

Abi Shapiro, Assistant Curator

Karl Vickers, Gallery Technician


Victoria Boome, Senior Learning Manager
Rachel Hogg, Learning Programmes Assistant

Jessica Witkowska, Family Programme Coordinator
Bea Wright, Learning Project Coordinator: Burberry Inspire

Email the Learning team on learning@hepworthwakefield.org


Charlotte Morgan, Public Programme Manager

For enquiries relating to fairs and other public events please email market@hepworthwakefield.org

Finance & Business Support

Alexa Becker, HR Manager
Angela Gibson, Finance Assistant
Helen Jones, Business Support Officer

Email the Finance team on finance@hepworthwakefield.org


Sandra Hogan, Housekeeping Supervisor

Alan Lovett, Estates Manager

Katy Merrington, Cultural Gardener
John Whitworth, Estates Assistant

Penny Fearnside, Samantha Newsome and Dawn Shury

Visitor Services

Rebecca France, Visitor Experience Supervisor & Volunteer Coordinator
Sam Morrow, Visitor Experience Supervisor

Visitor Experience Assistants
Sophie Bullen, Frances Burden, Allie Dewar, Teresa Edwards Sinclair, Sarah Foster , Lloyd Garnett, Jon Gibson, Nigel Grace, Jessica Heywood, Lucy Jackson, Ruth Lewis, Kirstin Munro, Marlena Sierota and Rachel Watson

Visitor Welcome Assistants
Sophie Bullen, Alex Guy, James Holden, Cameron Hopkins and Tom McNulty

Email the Visitor Services team on hello@hepworthwakefield.org