Regional Coordinators

We work with a group of Regional Coordinators based across England, who help shape the Programme and communicate with networks across their locales.   Please follow your local Coordinator on Twitter for news and updates.

Faye Clews, South East

Faye is a Consultant at Development Partners, working with heritage, arts and educational organisations.  Prior to that, Faye worked at The Prince’s Regeneration Trust and The Institute of Cancer Research, University of London.

Follow Faye on Twitter @FayeClews

Rachel Cockett, Midlands

Rachel is Director of Development at Birmingham Museums Trust, where she has worked in a variety of collections, programme and development roles since 2000.  Rachel has many years’ experience as charity trustee and company director for museum and heritage organisations.

Follow Rachel on Twitter @RachelCockett

Kata Gyongyosi, South East

Kata is Head of Revenue Funding at Brighton Dome & Brighton Festival. Kata also supports The Our Future City Fundraising Network.

Follow Kata on Twitter @gyongykata

Deborah Larwood, South Yorkshire

Deborah is Head of Development at Opera North. Prior to her new role, Deborah worked as the Fundraising Manager at Sheffield Theatres. She is also a Trustee for Harrogate Theatre.

Follow Deborah on Twitter @deborahlarwood

Shirley Lundstram, West Yorkshire

Shirley is the Partnership Director at Leeds Dance Partnership. Shirley is also a Trustee of Oldham Coliseum and a volunteer Mentor for the Koestler Trust.

Follow Shirley on Twitter @shirlelundstram

Robin Peters, South West

Robin is Projects & Development Manager at Circomedia in Bristol.  Robin began his fundraising career as an Arts Fundraising Fellow working with Ageas Salisbury International Arts Festival, and then worked as Fundraising Manager at Crying Out Loud.

Follow Robin on Twitter @rbin_peters

Rachael White, North

Rachael is Fundraising and Development Manager at FACT, Liverpool.  Rachael began her fundraising career as an Arts Fundraising Fellow working with Liverpool Biennale, and remained with the organisation as Development Officer for a further year.

Follow Rachael on Twitter @RachaelAWhite