A crowd assembled for the launch of 'UTOPIA 2016'

Our Team

The Director of Somerset House Trust is Jonathan Reekie CBE.


William Sieghart CBE (Chair)
Tony Elliott
Judy Gibbons
Sir Malcolm Grant
Laurence Green                                        
Jon Higgins
James Lambert                         
Marcus Lyon                     
Caroline Michel                
Mark Pain                                
Nitin Sawhney                  
Baroness Lola Young of Hornsey


Jonathan Reekie CBE (Director)
Diana Spiegelberg (Deputy Director)
Susan Johnston (Chief Operating Officer)
Jonathan Dean (Property Director)

Corporate Events
Jenny Freestone (née Smith) (Head of Corporate Events)
Dionne Alexander (Deputy Head of Events)
Joanne Dunne (Business Development Manager)
Rachel Booth (Business Development Manager)
Amelia Veness (Events Planner)
Emelia Smalley (Events Planner) 
Stephanie Moss (Events Co-ordinator)
Kara Clark (Events Co-ordinator)
Natasha Dickinson (Events Sales Assistant)
Sophie Albon (Events Administrator)

Leonora Gummer (Donor Development)
Jude Skipwith (Brand Partnerships Manager)

Exhibitions and Learning
Claire Catterall (Director of Exhibitions and Learning)
Rosie Wanek (Senior Exhibitions Manager)
Annette Richardson (Learning and Participation Programme Manager)
Catherine Love (Exhibitions Co-ordinator)
Jonathan Powell (Assistant Curator)
Alice Quine (Exhibitions Assistant)
Karishma Rafferty (Curator, Learning and Events)
Sophie Greenstreet (Learning and Events Programmer)
Verity Richards (Events Co-ordinator, Learning and Events)

Addison Devlin (Financial Controller)
Amit Auluck (Management Accountant)
Maxine Plunkett (Ledger Manager)
Thomas Lewis (Management Accounts Assistant)
Sarah Jennings (Accounts Assistant)

Farhana Begum (HR Officer, on maternity leave)
Carlotta Nelson (HR Officer, maternity cover) 

Luke Price (Head of IT)
Vicky Sawyer (Business Centre Manager)

Live Events
Charlotte Nimmo (Head of Live Events)
Joanna Holwell (Live Events Project Manager)
Paul Elam (Live Events Producer)
Catherine Stroud (Live Events Assistant)
Linda Bernhardt (Live Events Programme Consultant)

Marketing and Digital
Tom Robertson (Director of Marketing and Digital)
Richard Thompson (Marketing Manager)
Daniel Roberts (Website Manager)
Eleanor Scott (Digital Content Producer)
Kirstin Hay (2D Print and Design Manager)
Jian Wei Lim (Marketing Assistant)
Katy Beale (Digital Consultant)

Josephine Rodrigues (Head of PR, on maternity leave)
Stephanie Lilley (Acting Head of PR)
Francesca Hughes (Senior Press Officer)
Nina Sandhaus (Press Officer, Maternity Cover)
Adam Roberts (PR Assistant)

Mick Figg (Head of Buildings)
Greg Van Duin (Operations Manager)
Penelope Wilmott (Head of Tenants & Retail)
Eleanor Whitley (Creative Enterprise Manager)
Sarah Coleman (Community Co-ordinator, Maternity Cover)
Jessica Linehan (Retail Manager)
Aniela Murphy (Membership & Tenant Liaison Officer)
Jo Heap (Bookshop Manager)
Clare Jones (Tenant Co-ordinator)

Somerset House Studios
Marie McPartlin (Director, Somerset House Studios)
Emma Hannon (Studio Manager)
Leonara Manyangadze (Administrator)

Visitor Services
Caroline Carter (Volunteers Manager)
Kelly Moffitt (Duty Manager)
Petra Schtirba (Gallery Operations Manager)
Tesfaldet Kidane (Weekend Assistant Duty Manager)