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North West staff changes

  • Date: 4 December 2009
  • Area: North

As part of the ongoing organisation review at Arts Council England, the following appointments, which take effect from 1 April 2010, have now been made to the North West senior management team: 

Ian Tabbron                 Senior Manager  Funding Programmes
Anthony Preston           Senior Manager  Regional Planning 
Jane Beardsworth         Senior Manager  Corporate Priorities 

The Area Executive Director North and the Regional Director North West are being advertised externally. 

Grants for the arts centre

The new Grants for the arts centre is part of the Arts Council's national office structure and will be based in Manchester. The following staff from the north west office have been appointed to new roles within this centre:

Roddy Gauld           Senior Manager Assessment (Theatre)
Eddie Thomas         Senior Manager Assessment (Music & Dance)
Charlie Rowley        Senior Manager Assessment (Combined Arts & Literature)
Jennie Kendal         Senior Manager Grants for the arts
Paulette Clunie       Officer Theatre Assessment 
Mike Noon              Officer Visual Arts Assessment
Olga Gribben          Officer Visual Arts Assessment  
Ailis Ni Riain           Officer Music Assessment   
Alex Turner            Officer Combined Arts Assessment 
Claire Symonds      Grants Assessor  
Jenny White           Grants Assessor  

These Grants for the arts appointments will take effect from early January 2010. 

Recruitment is ongoing and further announcements will be made over the coming months.

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