The Cultural Spring team


Bev Morton – Critical Friend

Bev is the founding Director of The Art of Possibility and works as a coach, facilitator and specialises in peer learning across sectors and the UK. The Art of Possibility facilitates important conversations about things that matter. By creating spaces for reflection, curiosity and growth, we help people get closer to their true potential. We support individuals, teams and organisations to align themselves and resources to create greater impact.

Rob Lawson – PR and publicity

Rob Lawson provides PR and publicity support for The Cultural Spring. A journalist for 30 years and a former editor of the Sunderland Echo and Shields Gazette, Rob now works as a PR consultant. He is also an academic tutor at the University of Sunderland and a Trustee at the Sunderland Music, Arts and Culture (MAC) Trust. You can contact him on or ring him on 07740 939073.