Meet The Team

Board of Trustees

Chris Elwell (Chair of the Board)
Mary Callaghan
Kerry Featherstone
Abhik Sen
Craig Barratt
John McGhee
Sarah Goodfellow
Amerah Saleh


Lisa Mead

CEO/ Artistic Director
(Mon - Thur)

Owen Craven-Griffiths

Associate Producer, Midlands
(Tue - Thur)

Marcelle Akita

Associate Producer (Libraries Out Loud & SPINE Festival)
(part-time) spinefestival

Rob Lynden

Interim Head of Admin and Operations
(Tue - Thur)

Robert Amissah

Administrator & Events Coordinator

Natalie Fiawoo

Finance Officer
(Tue & Wed)

Sarah Cretch

Development and Partnerships Manager
(Mon - Thur)

Alice Frecknall

Digital and Marketing Officer
(Mon - Wed)