The Team

We’ve built up a fantastic team to deliver Hull’s year as UK City of Culture 2017. Find out who we all are and what we do.

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Executive

Martin Green

CEO & Director

Fran Hegyi

Executive Director

Tare Kagbala

Personal Assistant To CEO & Chair

Corporate & Finance

Jo Franklin

Business Director

Will Hutchinson

General Counsel

Glenn Harley

Financial Planning Manager

Emma Tucker

Financial Controller

James Crawford

Head of Corporate Operations

Sam Kind

Finance Accountant

Soifur Rahman

Finance Officer

Sandra Robinson

Purchase Ledger Clerk

Kate Bryan

Legal Coordinator

Brian Harry

Corporate Operations Coordinator

Josephine Affleck

Business Support Administrator

Sam Kitchen

Receptionist and Corporate Team Assistant

John Ashworth

Rollits Training Lawyer

Kirsty Sutcliffe

Finance Business Partner

Programme & Delivery

Chris Clay

Technical & Operations Director

Sam Hunt

Executive Producer

Katy Fuller

Executive Producer

Niccy Hallifax

Executive Producer

David Sinclair

Curator & Gallery Manager

Jenny Hutt

Head of Artistic Administration / Events Manager

Liam Rich

Producer

Cian Smyth

Producer

Lindsey Alvis

Producer

Maddie Maughan

Producer

Claire Drury

Arts Programme Manager

Martin Atkinson

Producer

Elizabeth Bergeron

Project Assistant Producer

Hannah Williams-Walton

Producer

Cheryl Oakshott

Creative Communities Coordinator

Lily Mellor

Assistant Producer

Haitham Ridha

Assistant Producer

Siana-Mae Heppell-Secker

Producing Team Assistant

Melissa McVeigh

Technical & Operations Coordinator

Rebecca Clark

Technical & Operations Administrator

Gareth Hughes

Head of Production

Aidan Lesser

Production Manager

Carys Tavener

Junior Production Manager

Joanna Morley

Production Assistant

Laura Beddows

Assistant Producer

Kate West

Assistant Curator

Louis Jones

Gallery Operations Assistant

David Cleary

Gallery Assistant

Clare Holdstock

Gallery Assistant

Partnerships & Development

Liz Draper

Head of Corporate Partnerships

James Trowsdale

Head of Public Partnerships

Roli Barker

Senior Development Manager (Legacy)

Alexandra Walker

Corporate Partnerships Coordinator

Louise Babych

Development Manager (Business Relationships)

Emma Hepworth

Partnerships & Development Coordinator

Arts Development (Hull City Council)

Paul Holloway

Arts & Events Manager

Louise Yates

Arts Development Officer

Ruth Drake

Arts Development Officer

Clare Drury

Arts Development Officer

Tara McKeown

Creative Apprentice

Marketing, Communities & Legacy

Phil Batty

Director of Public Engagement & Legacy

Ben McKnight

Director of Communications, Stakeholder and Government Relations

David Watson

Head of Digital

Laura Smith

Head of Marketing & Brand

Ian Read

Head of Learning & Participation

Shaun Crummey

Head of Volunteering

Alix Johnson

Head of Media and PR

Elinor Unwin

Senior Monitoring & Evaluation Manager

Rachael Booth

Project Manager

Pippa Gardner

Monitoring and Evaluation Manager

Lisa Mayes

Marketing & Brand Manager

Sarah Moor

Marketing Manager

Jordan Foster

Marketing Assistant

Rachel Crow

Marketing Coordinator

Chloe Parkinson

Marketing Assistant

Matt Johnson

Marketing Assistant

Chris Marr

Digital Editor

Eleanor Churchill

Junior Digital Content Producer

Jack Dunkerley

Box Office & Visitor Experience Coordinator

Jess Firbank

Box Office & Visitor Experience Coordinator

Bethany Watson

Digital Projects & Editorial Coordinator

Michelle Evans

Digital Assistant

Roisha Wardlaw

Schools Engagement Manager

James McGuire

Audience Engagement Manager

Thomas Freeth

Project Coordinator

Melissa Page

Project Assistant

Billy Sturdy

Community Engagement Assistant

Harriet Johnson

Volunteer Programme Manager

Nicole Steele

Volunteer Training & Skills Manager

Anna Route

Volunteer Deployment Officer

Sue Nicholson

Volunteer Programme Coordinator

Gisele Bone

Volunteer Programme Deployment Coordinator

Christie Parkin

Project Coordinator

Colin Renshaw

Volunteer Programme Officer

Matthew Walton

Communications & PR Manager

Michael Berriman

Communications Coordinator

Shaun Marshall

Tourist Information Officer

Emma-Jayne Booth

Public Engagement Coordinator

James Townsend

Public Engagement Events Assistant

Lydia Caprani

Public Engagement Events Assistant

Abigail Bell

Assistant Project Manager

Andrea Dolan

Assistant Project Manager

Alan Thorogood

Volunteer Deployment Analyst

Visit Hull & East Yorkshire

Anthony Yates

Tourism Manager

Dan Wheeler

Tourism Development Officer

Tina Mott

Tourism Development Assistant

Liz Neal

Business Tourism Officer

Meredith Trowsdale

Toursim Development Officer

Ellie Walkington

Business Tourism Officer

Nicola Capes

Business Tourism

Elaine Larney

Business Tourism

Events (Hull City Council)

Jonathon Black

Events Technical Officer

Cheryl Ribbitt

Events Officer

Helen Thackeray

Events Officer

Michelle Kidd

Events Officer

Glynis Steward

Service Support Officer