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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 Business and Operations
Nick Stephenson, Head of Finance & Strategic Services

Commercial

Amy Lilley, Public Programme Assistant
Lauren  Mills, Commercial Events Manager
Charlotte Morgan, Public Programme Manager
Rosie Ripley, Retail Development Manager
Jess Thornton, Shop Manager

Retail Assistants
Julie Atkinson and Allie Dewar

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

Communications

James Baxter, Senior Marketing Manager
Joe Goulding, Communications Officer
Natasha Lyons, Communications Assistant
Rachel Oliver, Graphic Designer

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

Development

Jacoba Bruneel, Development Officer
Hannah Chapman, Senior Development Manager
Stephanie Edwards, Development Assistant
Alison Robinson-Rowe, Development Manager: Trusts & Foundations

Email the Development team on support@hepworthwakefield.org 

Exhibitions and Collections

Andrew Bonacina, Chief Curator
Eleanor Clayton, Curator (currently on maternity leave)
Clare Gomez, Collection & Exhibitions Registrar
Clare Nadal, Assistant Curator
Emily Riddle, Curator
Abi Shapiro, Assistant Curator
Karl Vickers, Gallery Technician

Learning

Victoria Boome, Senior Learning Manager
Rachel Craddock, Communities Manager (currently on maternity leave)
Rachel Hogg, Learning Programmes Assistant
Sarah McNally, Youth Programme Coordinator
Hannah Vallis, Learning Manager: Schools & Projects
Jessica Witkowska, Family Programme Coordinator
Bea Wright, Learning Project Coordinator: Burberry Inspire

Email the Learning team on learning@hepworthwakefield.org

Operations

Alexa Becker, HR Manager
Ryan Cook, Finance Officer
Angela Gibson, Finance Assistant
Sandra Hogan, Housekeeping Supervisor
Helen Jones, Business Support Assistant
Alan Lovett, Estates Manager
Katy Merrington, Cultural Gardener
John Whitworth, Estates Assistant

Housekeepers
Penny Fearnside, Samantha Newsome and Dawn Shury

Email the Finance team on finance@hepworthwakefield.org

Visitor Experience

Chloe Simm, Visitor Experience Manager
Rebecca France, Visitor Experience Supervisor & Volunteer Coordinator
Alex Guy, Visitor Experience Supervisor: Venue Hire
Sam Morrow, Visitor Experience Supervisor

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

Email the Visitor Experience team on hello@hepworthwakefield.org

Visitor Welcome Assistants
Lauren Harrison, James Holden and Tom McNulty.