Stephen has worked as an arts professional since 2007, having spent sixteen years working as a senior manager in the fashion business and as a Director at Dot to Dot Active Arts .
He has worked with Arts Council England National Portfolio Organisations, Creative People and Places programmes, and Great Place projects. He is also a community artist, creative producer, academic and published writer and filmmaker. He has a strong track record of working with people considered to be “difficult to engage” and “hard to reach.”
Stephen integrates his strategic and tactical business experience and his academic research to look for ways to do things differently and make things happen. He believes in cultural democracy, cultural development, and community development.
Stephen joined Helix in December 2020.
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