Team

Hello! We are IVE.  We’ve been around a long time now and we’ve got a real passion for creativity and the transformative power this has on people so they can reach their true potential.  Creativity is not just about the arts but a life-long skill through which we can inspire and engage our young people. 

We’re lucky to have an amazing staff team that are drawn from schools, colleges, universities, arts organisations as well as the private sector. They have a wealth of experience and expertise from the arts, creative, education and business sectors.

The one thing that unites all our staff is their passion and belief in the power of creativity to change lives. You can take a look at us here. 

Rosi Lister

Chief Executive Officer

Drew Rowlands

Deputy Chief Executive Officer

Jo Garnham-Parks

Chief Operating Officer

Sharron Scott

Finance Manager

Verity Clarke

Head of Bridge

Sarah Mumford

Programmes Director

Chris Strong

Director of Skills and Employability

Sharon Le Goff

Innovative Business Development | Marketing Manager

Marie Millward

IGNITE Project Manager

Sarah Beckett

Cultural Education Manager (West Yorkshire)

Susan Cairns

Regional Cultural Education Manager (North Yorkshire & Humber)

Lisa Ibbetson

Finance & Operations Officer

Jenny Moscrop

Social Media Assistant

Susie Newton

Marketing & Events Officer

Aoibheann Kelly

Schools Engagement Manager

April Shilston

Project Support Officer (South Yorkshire & Artsmark)

Sarah F Mulryan

Project Support Officer (North Yorkshire & Humber, & Arts Award)

Becky Crump

Ignite Project Support Officer

Aimee Muirhead

Trustee

Isobel Mills, CBE

Deputy Chair of Trustees

Pippa Hale

Contemporary Artist - IVE Board

Caroline Watson

Trustee

Jonathan Straight

Trustee

Rashik Parmar, MBE

Chair of Trustees

Susan Lynas

Trustee

Join Us

All our current vacancies are listed below and we are always looking out for talented people.  If you are interested in working with us but do not see the right vacancy, on an employed, freelance or volunteer basis, please get in touch with a copy of your CV.

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