Staff & Trustees


Director: Brett Rogers OBE

Finance and Operations
Deputy Director: Andrew Gault
Finance Manager: Terence Eytle
Finance Assistant: Ines Schlenker
Senior Gallery Manager: Jason Welling
Gallery Manager: Maarten van den Bos 
Visitor Relations and Events Manager: Luciana Isolato
Deputy Visitor Relations Manager: Alan Miller
Visitor Relations Co-ordinator: Tahmina Rahman
Visitor Relations Co-ordinator: Liam Mertens
Visitor Relations Co-ordinator: Sabrina Laiolo

Head of Exhibitions: Clare Grafik 
Senior Curator: Karen McQuaid
Curator: Anna Dannemann
Curator (Digital Programme): Katrina Sluis
Digital Projects Producer: Sam Mercer
Digital Projects Producer: Ioanna Zouli
Head of Education & Projects: Janice McLaren
Curator, Talks & Events: Joseph Kendra
Curator, Schools & Young People: Katie Reynolds
Archivist: Elea Himmelsbach
Archive Intern: Liam Magee

Director, Communications: Natasha Plowright
Digital Manager: Stuart Leech
CRM, Marketing & Membership Manager: Lynne Arnold
Communications Co-ordinator: Ruby Wroe
Content Editor (Digital & Print): Daniel C. Blight

Head of Individual Giving: Carolina Artegiani
Development Officer: Grace Armitage
Development Assistant: Kate Welby

Bookshop Manager: John Buckle
Deputy Bookshop Manager: Martin Steininger
Senior Bookshop Sales Assistant: Joe Shakespeare

Café Manager: Currently Vacant
Deputy Café Manager: Bilal Benrakad

Print Sales Gallery
Director, Print Sales Gallery: Gemma Barnett
Print Sales Manager: Anthony Hartley 
Print Sales Specialist: Anstice Oakeshott
Print Sales Gallery Co-ordinator: Alexandra Olczak


Matthew Stephenson - Chair

Matthew Stephenson was appointed Chair of trustees in Autumn 2017.  He is an enthusiastic and passionate international art world professional with extensive auction and commercial gallery experience. A former Senior Director at Pace London, Matthew is able to seamlessly engage with artists, curators, collectors and journalists.  As well as his specialist knowledge and networks, Matthew brings a wealth of strategy, development and fundraising skills to the Gallery.

Jananne Al-Ani

Jananne Al-Ani is a London based Iraqi-born artist. She studied Fine Art at the Byam Shaw School of Art and graduated with an MA in Photography from the Royal College of Art. She is currently Senior Research Fellow at the University of the Arts London. Exhibiting widely both nationally and internationally, her recent work explores the impact of photography, flight and the technologies of modern warfare on the representation of contested landscapes.

Myfanwy Barrett

Myfanwy is a highly experienced and effective public sector finance director. As the Finance Director at the House of Commons she has significantly improved governance, financial management and efficiency.

Other membership: Chair of the Finance and General Purpose Committee

Symon Elliott

Symon Elliott is a Managing Director at Russell Reynolds, a global leadership advisory firm. He advises organisations on board recruitment, senior executive search and leadership evaluation. Prior to joining the firm in 2000 he worked with a leading UK search firm and held senior roles in financial services  including AIB, Prudential and TSB. Symon is a director and trustee of Centrepoint the leading UK charity providing support for homeless young people and is an ambassador for Leaders Quest a social enterprise that works with leaders to create a more equitable world.

Alexandra Hess

Alex holds a BA in Art History from Princeton, an MA in Communications from the University of Pennsylvania and an MPP from Harvard University. Alex is also a founder of Level 20, a not-for-profit company set up to support gender diversity in private equity. Alex has been an avid Fine Art Photography collector and enthusiast for many years.

Melanie Manchot

Melanie Manchot is a London based visual artist who works with photography, film and video as a performative and participatory practice. Recent solo shows include 'The Gift' at Bloomberg Space, '11/18' at fig-2/ICA, London and her major new video installation ‘Twelve’ is currently presented as a solo national touring show from 2015-2016.  Melanie has participated in a number of biennials and her work is held in public collections both nationally and internationally.

Jonathan Shaw

Director, Disruptive Media Learning Lab, Coventry University; Photographer; Researcher

Jonathan is an award winning photographer, internationally regarded researcher, educator and academic leader. As co-director of the Disruptive Media Learning Lab his interest is in driving forward innovations in teaching, learning, research and creative practice.