Area and network reps

Area groups are volunteer teams of heritage learning professionals which coordinate local GEM networks and activities.

Area groups are volunteer teams of heritage learning professionals which coordinate local GEM networks and activities.

You can contact your area rep below or check out the training and events section for the latest events taking place in your area.

Freelance Network

Position vacant!

If you’re interested in becoming a rep for the Freelance Network, please contact office@gem.org.uk for more details.

East of England

Alison Giles
Education Officer
Burwell Museum & Windmill
arecamuk@yahoo.co.uk

Llewela Selfridge
Heritage Freelancer
llewela@theselfridges.uk
Tel: 07910 074 166

East Midlands

Naomi Garnett
Learning Co-ordinator
National Centre for Citizenship & Law
naomi.garnett@nationaljusticemuseum.org.uk
Tel: 07702 847 972

London

Sally Sculthorpe (Maternity Leave)
Schools Learning Manager
Postal Museum
gemlondonreps@gmail.com
Tel: 020 7239 2617

Frances Jeens
Director of Learning and Engagement
Jewish Museum London
gemlondonreps@gmail.com
Tel: 020 7284 7363

North East

Morgan Fail
Assistant Learning Officer
Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums
morgan.fail@twmuseums.org.uk
Tel: 0191 277 2183

Fran Gibbin
Assistant Learning Officer
Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums
fran.gibbin@twmuseums.org.uk
Tel: 0191 277 2181 

North West

Mary Ann Lancaster
Freelance Heritage Practitioner
Heritage Associate
maryannlancaster.malha@gmail.com
Tel: 01900 607 497

Victoria Grant
Family Programme Coordinator
Manchester Museum
Victoria.Grant@manchester.ac.uk
Tel: 0161 306 1779

Northern Ireland

Position vacant!

If you’re interested in becoming an area rep for Northern Ireland, please contact office@gem.org.uk for more details.

Scotland

Parris Joyce
Learning Officer
Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, National Trust for Scotland
pjoyce@nts.org.uk
Tel: 01292 430 315
*On furlough – to contact, please use the @Gem_Scotland Twitter account.

Sue Healy
Heritage and Community Development Consultant
musue9@gmail.com
Tel: 07922 760027

South East

Rosanna Heverin West (maternity leave)
Family Learning Coordinator
Royal Collection Trust
rosanna.heverinwest@rct.uk
Tel: 4313 DD. 020 7024 5546

Holly Bee
PhD Student
School of Museum Studies, University of Leicester
hollymtbee@gmail.com

South West

Samuel Fieldhouse
Education and Community Manager
Wessex Archaeology
s.fieldhouse@wessexarch.co.uk
Tel: 07739 969626

Wales/Cymru

Karin Molson
Learning Manager
Monmouth Museum
karinmolson@monmouthshire.gov.uk
Tel: 01600 775 259

Hannah Sweetapple
Education and Events Officer
The Egypt Centre, Swansea University
h.e.sweetapple@swansea.ac.uk
Tel: 01792 602668

Ceri Williams
Learning and Engagement Manager
Oriel Ynys Môn
CeriWilliams@ynysmon.gov.uk

Sue Davies
National Heritage Lottery Consultant, Culture, Arts, Education, Tourism
sed37128278@aol.co.uk

Isabel Benavides
Development Manager, Living Streets & Member of Strategic Advisory Group, South West Museum Development
issyb@ymail.com

West Midlands

Penelope Thomas
Arts and Libraries Audience Development Officer
Wolverhampton Arts and Culture
penelope.thomas@wolverhampton.gov.uk
Tel: 01902 552045

Rebecca Coles
Senior Learning and Community Engagement Officer
Heritage & Culture Warwickshire
rebeccacoles@warwickshire.gov.uk
Tel: 01926 736397

Emma Birks
Volunteers, Communities and Access Officer
Shakespeare Birthplace Trust
emma.birks@shakespeare.org.uk
Tel: 01789 338474

Amanda Phillipson
Lifelong Learning Manager
Ironbridge Gorge Museums Trust
amanda.phillipson@ironbridge.org.uk
Tel: 01952 435909

Yorkshire & Humberside

Kate Fellows
Learning Manager
Leeds Museums & Galleries
kate.fellows@leeds.gov.uk
Tel: 07891 276891

Jael Williams
Learning Consultant
edwards_jael@yahoo.co.uk
Tel: 07981 121 540

Diane Saxon
Access & Learning Manager
Harrogate Museums & Arts
diane.saxon@harrogate.gov.uk
Tel: 01423 556 130

Jane Avison
Head of Learning
Heritage Learning, Hull Museums
jane.avison@hcandl.co.uk
Tel: 01482 616644

Tristan Langlois
Head of Education & Events
Royal Armouries
Tristan.Langlois@armouries.org.uk
Tel: 0113 220 1804

Europe

Aniko Korenchy-Misz
Head of Education and Outreach
Hungarian Museum of Trade and Tourism
Budapest
Hungary
korenchy.aniko.mkvm@gmail.com

Annelies Van de Ven
Post Doctoral Researcher
UCLouvain & Musée L
Louvain-la-Neuve
Belgium
vandevena1@gmail.com

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