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Our staff

Executive Team

David Bryan, Director of Finance & Operations
Olivia Colling, Deputy Director
Laura Smith, Director of Collection & Exhibitions
Simon Wallis, Director

Collection & Exhibitions

Marie-Charlotte Carrier, Curator (maternity cover)

Eleanor Clayton, Senior Curator (maternity leave)
Farah Dailami, Curatorial Assistant

Abi Shapiro, Curator (maternity leave)

Karl Vickers, Gallery Manager


Alice Adams, Commercial Events Manager

Anna Davies, Retail & Ecommerce Supervisor

Rebecca Eelbeck, Retail Manager

Carl Fleischer, Catering Manager

Bee Hepworth, Editions Manager

Fran Hinchliffe, Café Supervisor

Nicole Littlewood, Sous Chef

Alex Merrylees, Kitchen Porter

Victoria Rees, Head Chef

Rosie Ripley, Head of Commercial


Sophie Cooke and Rose Wheeler

Café Assistants
Alexandra Hepplewhite and Louis Lota

Retail Assistants
Julie Atkinson, Alana Clemenson, Cameron Hopkins and Lucy-Jo Newell.

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

For enquiries relating to our shop please email shop@hepworthwakefield.org
For enquiries relating to our editions please email editions@hepworthwakefield.org


Grace Barker, Communications Officer
James Baxter, Head of Communications
Rachel Oliver, Graphic Designer
Anya Raczka, Digital Content Officer

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


Stephanie Edwards, Development Officer

Email the Development team on support@hepworthwakefield.org

Finance & Business Support

Alexa Becker, HR Manager
Georgie Booth, Business & Executive Support Officer
Angela Gibson, Finance Assistant
Lucy Waller, Finance Manager

Email the Finance team on finance@hepworthwakefield.org

Learning & Public Programme

Vic Boome, Head of Learning
Eleanor Glew, Learning Programmes Assistant
Charlotte Morgan, Public Programme Manager (maternity leave)
Jessica Witkowska, Families & Communities Programmer
Bea Wright, Schools Programmer

Email the Learning team on learning@hepworthwakefield.org

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


David Garratt, Head of Operations & Visitor Services

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

Shannon Charlesworth, Visitor Experience Supervisor
Rebecca France, Visitor Experience Manager
George Moody, Visitor Experience Supervisor

Visitor Experience Assistants
Frances Burden, Aasif Davidson, Teresa Edwards Sinclair, Sarah Foster, Lloyd Garnett, Jon Gibson, Nigel Grace, Lucy Jackson, Ruth Lewis, Jesse McMahon, Kirstin Munro, Helen Rowland, Mateusz Szczurek and Rachel Watson

Visitor Welcome Assistants
Alex Guy, James Holden and Cameron Hopkins

Email the Visitor Services team on  hello@hepworthwakefield.org