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Our staff

Executive Team

David Bryan, Director of Finance & Operations

Olivia Colling, Deputy Director

Laura Smith, Director of Collection & Exhibitions (maternity leave)

Simon Wallis, Director

Collection & Exhibitions

Eleanor Clayton, Interim Head of Collection & Exhibitions and Senior Curator
Farah Dailami, Curatorial Assistant

Eleanor Dobson, Collection & Exhibitions Manager

Isabella Maidment, Senior Curator (maternity cover)

Abi Shapiro, Curator

Karl Vickers, Gallery Manager


Alice Adams, Commercial Events Manager

Archie Carr, Kitchen Porter

Sophie Cooke, Barista

Anna Davies, Retail and Ecommerce Supervisor

Rebecca Eelbeck, Retail Manager

Carl Fleischer, Catering Manager

Bee Hepworth, Editions Manager

Fran Hinchliffe, Café Supervisor

Max Jones, Junior Sous Chef

Victoria Rees, Interim Head Chef

Rosie Ripley, Head of Commercial

Rose Wheeler, Barista

Café Assistants
Alexandra Hepplewhite & Imogen Tuite-Sterling

Retail Assistants
Julie Atkinson, Shannon Charlesworth, Alana Clemenson, Cameron Hopkins and Alana Scott

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 Assistant

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

Eleanor Barrett, Communities Programmer (Public Sculpture)
Vic Boome, Head of Learning
Eleanor Glew, Learning Programmes Assistant
Charlotte Morgan, Public Programme Manager
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

Jenny Wilkinson, Visitor Experience Supervisor
Laura Taylor, Visitor Experience Supervisor
Rebecca France, Visitor Experience Manager

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
Shannon Charlesworth, Alex Guy, James Holden, Cameron Hopkins and Weng Kei Ip.

Email the Visitor Services team on  hello@hepworthwakefield.org