Doreen is a 2005/06 Clore Fellow and Black Cultural Archive's (BCA) deputy director. She joined BCA in 2013 and leads its £5m Heritage Lottery Capital project and strategic and operational planning and implementation. Previously, Doreen was chief executive at Bernie Grant Arts Centre leading its £15m capital project and the launch of the centre. She has held regional and national roles with the Arts Council, and managed regeneration projects in the West Midlands. Doreen became an accredited coach in 2009 and a Clore coach and facilitator since 2012.
Dr Maria Balshaw
Director Manchester City Galleries and Whitworth Art Gallery