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Our staff

Senior Management Team

Simon Wallis, Director
Olivia Colling, Director of Communications and Development
Nicola Freeman, Director of Engagement and Learning
Kath Knight, Director of Operations and Business Development
Nick Stephenson, Head of Finance


James Baxter, Senior Marketing Manager
Ryan Hogan, Communications Assistant
Ryan Johnson, Communications Officer
Rachel Oliver, Graphic Designer

For press enquiries and image requests, please email Ryan Johnson


Hannah Chapman, Development Manager
Sofi Lundgren, Senior Development Manager
Keiran Smith, Development Assistant
Alison Robinson-Rowe, Development Manager, Trusts & Foundations
Email the Development team

Exhibitions and Collections

Lauren Barnes, Curator
Andrew Bonacina, Chief Curator
Eleanor Clayton, Curator
Hilary Floe, Assistant Curator
Ciaran Reynolds, Gallery Manager
Emily Riddle, Assistant Curator
Karl Vickers, Gallery Technician


Louise Atkin, Learning Administrator
Victoria Boome, Senior Learning Manager
Natasha Bramall, Learning Assistant
Rachel Craddock, Communities Manager
Sarah McNally, Youth Programme Coordinator
Jessica Witkowska, Family Learning Programme Coordinator (on maternity leave)
Bea Wright, Families and Communities Programmer
Email the Learning team

Visitor Experience

Chloe Simm, Visitor Experience Manager
Rebecca France, Visitor Experience Supervisor
Megan Hampton, Visitor Experience Supervisor

Email the Visitor Experience team


Phillip Arnold, Maintenance Technician
Alan Lovett, Estates Manager
Laura Whiteman, Business Support Executive

Human Resources

Alexa Becker, HR Executive
Cath Shindler, People Development Manager

If you are interested in volunteering, email the Volunteering team


Angela Gibson, Finance Assistant
Sajid Iqbal, Finance Officer

Email the Finance team 

Business Development

Lauren Mills, Venue Hire Executive
Charlotte Morgan, Public Programme Events Executive
Amy Lilley, Public Programme Assistant


Rosie Ripley, Retail Development Manager
Caroline Lloyd, Shop Manager
Jessica Thornton, Shop Supervisor