Brighton & Hove Arts & Creative Industries Commission develops policy, raises funds, provides advice and delivers programmes.
Job Title: 
Arts Consultant

I am a consultant in the creative industries and education sectors in the UK and internationally, setting up and facilitating arts networking initiatives and cultural events such as the First Fictions literary festival. In 2006, I was the first Fundraising Manager for Europe’s leading music industry convention and festival, The Great Escape. As presenter of Brighton’s popular arts and media event, The Space, I interview prominent film directors, editors, novelists, musicians, radio controllers, cultural historians and actors, for a live audience.

I am also Curriculum Leader (Deputy Head) of the Music, Performance, Theatre Department at Northbrook College; and am working on a project to develop academics from universities across Iraqi Kurdistan and the Arab region.