South Western Federation of Museums and Art Galleries


Meet the Team


The SWFed has a diverse range of skills and expertise from the fantastic people on the board and in its wider team. Board members cover the whole of the South West, meaning we can ensure every member is represented.

Please click on a team member to find out more about them, including contact information.

Board - Officers


"Being on the board provides a great opportunity to contribute to the development of the sector."
Anna Bryant - Chair 2016-2018

SWFed Chair of the Board, Claire Dixon

Claire Dixon

Chair

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Kevin Ward

Vice-Chair

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Susan Fox

Treasurer

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Lisa Powell

Secretary

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SWFed Meetings Secretary, Annie Lucas

Annie Lucas

Meetings Secretary (Conferences)

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Theo Platt

Meetings Secretary (Forums)

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Laura Service

Communications & Marketing Secretary

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Board - County Reps


"The best thing about being a County Rep is meeting people from different museums and being able to share ideas."
Paula Martin - Devon County Rep

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Currently vacant

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Email info@swfed.org.uk if you are interested in the role


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Sophie Bristol

Bristol

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Verity Anthony

Cornwall

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SWFed Devon Rep, Paula Martin

Paula Martin

Devon

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Sylvia Andrews

Dorset

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Emily Cooper

Gloucestershire

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SWFed South Gloucestershire Rep, Jane Marley

Jane Marley

South Gloucestershire

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Sonja Rogers

Somerset

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Simon Hobson

Wiltshire

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Staff (Consultants)


SWFed Consultant Development Officer, Matt Ashdown

Matt Ashdown

Development Officer

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