Annabel Turpin is currently Chief Executive & Artistic Director of ARC in Stockton on Tees, one of the North East’s largest arts venues.
She is a board member of Tees Valley Local Enterprise Partnership, Sunderland Culture Company and the North East Culture Partnership, where she has helped develop the region’s Case for Culture strategy.
She co-chairs Future Arts Centres, a national network of more than 100 arts centres, committed to championing the role of arts centres within the wider cultural and community sector.
She launched and chairs Venues North, a group of 35+ venues from across the greater North committed to helping performing artists get their work seen more widely, and also chairs the North East Artist Development Network.
As a freelance consultant, she has undertaken work around organisational development for a range of clients, including companies, venues and local authorities, as well as mentoring and facilitation at both executive and board level.
Annabel will be speaking at AMA conference 2019 — Rewire: Culture, Audiences and You
Image courtesy of Annabel Turpin