The team

Manchester Science Festival Team

Antonio Benitez Festival Director

Carole Keating Creative Producer

Tania Mahmoud Partnerships and Collaborative Programme Manager

Penelope Hill Programme Coordinator

With support from

Rosie Mawdsley Contemporary Science Programme Coordinator

Jamie-leigh Hargreaves Assistant Producer

Rowena Hamilton Senior Exhibitions Manager

Deborah Kell Exhibitions Project Manager

Theresa Macaulay Exhibitions Project Manager

Alice Cliff Curator of Science and Technology

Nancy Hopkins Marketing Manager

Rachel Witkin Senior Marketing Officer

Kate Campbell-Payne Communications Officer

Rachel Furst Senior Press Officer

Mike Perry Website Manager

Kirsten Smith Digital Resources Manager

Emily Fildes Website Editor

Rachel Laycock Senior Development Executive

Paula Gill Assistant Management Accountant

Adam Flint Creative Content and Event Developer

Shea Taylor Explainer Team Leader

Chris McGrail Explainer Team Leader

Philippa Hornsby Explainer Team Leader

Nicholas Maciej-Hulme Visitor Experience Manager

Noel Tegg Duty Manager

Anna Taylor Duty Manager

Sharon Tourish Duty Manager

Tristan Nixon Casual Duty Manager

Gary Jennett Estates Manager

Stephen Hoyle Gallery Maintenance Manager

Tony Stamp Digital Technician

Gilberto Moleiro Digital Technician

Steering group

Sally MacDonald Director of the Museum of Science and Industry

Natalie Ireland Head of Learning and Public Programmes

Suzanne Davies Head of Development

Sheralee Lockhart Head of Operations

Kim Gowland Head of Marketing and Communications

Georgina Young Head Curator

Rowena Hamilton Acting Head of Exhibitions and Interpretation

Paula Gill Project Management Accountant


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