Executive Committee

The Association of Performing Arts Collections is run by an Executive Committee elected at the Annual General Meeting. The committee consists of the Chair, Secretary, Membership Secretary, Treasurer, Website Officer, and Officer Without Portfolio. Each named office may be shared by two members; there may be a number of Officers Without Portfolio. The Executive Committee can be contacted at excom@performingartscollections.org.uk.

Officers for 2019/20

Chair: Erin Lee
Erin is Head of Archive at the National Theatre and a trustee of the National Jazz Archive. She is also a PhD candidate at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama.

Secretary: Stephanie Rolt
Stephanie is Archives Officer at Queen Mary University of London.

Membership Secretary: Gillian Boll
Gillian is Project Archivist for ‘we’re here because we’re here’ (14-18 Now).

Treasurer: Patricia Underwood
Patricia is an Archivist at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.

Co-Website Officer: Jane Gallagher
Jane is Digital Engagement Manager (Special Collections), University of Manchester.

Co-Website Officer: Clare Wood
Clare is Archivist at the Southbank Centre, London.

Officer Without Portfolio: Liz Harper
Liz is Archive Manager of the Royal Albert Hall and manages APAC’s social media feeds.

Officer Without Portfolio: Biddy Hayward
Biddy runs the ArenaPAL Performing Arts Image Library.

Officer Without Portfolio: Victoria Lane
Victoria is Library and Archive Manager of Shakespeare’s Globe.

Officer Without Portfolio: Karen Brayshaw
Karen is Special Collections and Archives Manager, University of Kent.

Officer Without Portfolio: Robyn Greenwood
Robyn is the Exhibitions and Collections Officer at The Royal Shakespeare Company, Stratford-upon-Avon.