Development work ranges from project design, partnership development and fundraising, to training for artists and staff, and supporting strategic planning for museums and galleries, regeneration and education services. Experience of grant-raising and managing funds from a range of statutory, European and lottery sources as well as charitable trusts. The majority of these relate to developing creative programmes that expand organisations’ programme delivery and consolidate their learning through action-research. Example grants raised include support from: Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation,Paul Hamlyn Foundation, London Development Agency, Arts Council, Heritage Lottery Fund and the Youth Opportunities Fund among others
Finding ways to connect people & organisations, to make more resilient, cooperative, inventive networks in communities. Partnership development across cultural & creative organisations, community & public sector.
Grant-raising, programme design, strategic planning and visioning - to help bring creative & cultural ideas into being.
Roles as a critical friend, evaluator or mentor - for creatives, cultural partners and emerging practitioner groups.