steering group comprises:
Advisor - Paul Hamlyn Foundation Arts Programme Committee & Director - Serious
Director, Dance - Arts Council England
Head of Arts - Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Chief Executive - Creativity, Culture & Education
Director of Learning - Tate
Director - Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Department of Drama and Theatre - Royal Holloway University of London &
Co-Editor - RiDE: The Journal of Applied Theatre and Performance
Associate Director of Programmes - Arts and Humanities Research Council
Programme Area Manager for Arts, Culture and Design - University of Staffordshire (Faculty of Arts, Media and Design)
Currently standing as an observer is Mick Elliot, Culture Director at the Department for Culture, Media and Sport.
The Project Director for ArtWorks is Susanne Burns.
Susanne is a practicing management consultant within the cultural sector with over 25 years of senior management and leadership experience. A former Director of Business Development at the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic and Development Director at FACT, she now works both regionally and nationally carrying out evaluation and research programmes as well as organisational development consultancy.
Most recently, she completed a large-scale dance sector mapping research project for Arts Council England; acted as Project Evaluator for Youth Dance England on a major national development project funded by ACE and the Department for Culture Media and Sport (DCMS); and is leading the evaluation of In Harmony Liverpool for the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic. Susanne is also advising Canada Council on a dance mapping exercise to take place across Canada. She is a Lead Adviser for the Cultural Leadership Programme and recently co edited A Cultural Leadership Reader with Katie Venner and Sue Kay. She teaches at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama and Napier University. Susanne is an Associate of the Institute of Cultural Capital, a joint venture of the University of Liverpool and Liverpool John Moores University.
Susanne Burns can be contacted on firstname.lastname@example.org