After graduating from Newcastle University with a degree in English Literature, Emma has held numerous roles in her nine years in the arts and culture sector in the North East, including Events Organiser for Event International.
Between 2005-2008 Emma worked within the Performing Arts and Literature department at Arts Council England North East.
Since 2008 Emma has been a member of the team at The Customs House, taking a lead role on the Creative Partnerships programme across North and South Tyneside, embedding Arts Award across the work of the organisation and since April 2011 providing vision and leadership for the work of the Cultural Development and Gallery department. This work has included the establishment of an online educational resource CH-Art-Ed and developing programmes and projects for hard to reach young people.
Contact Emma: firstname.lastname@example.org