Judith has been the CEO of Music for Youth since 2012, and brings many years of experience of working in the arts in an educational capacity following an early career as a music therapist. As CEO she provides strategic leadership across all areas, and represents the organisation within the wider music education and arts sectors.
Director of Operations
Lindsey is responsible for our strategic and organisational development, service delivery for central support functions and support to the CEO in developing strategic plans.
Lindsey is part of the Senior Management Team supporting the Charity’s potential expansion and supports the CEO in extending the charity’s overall reach, financial performance and budgetary control as well as taking responsibility for meeting all statutory and regulatory standards.
Head of Projects
As Head of Projects, Zoe leads the Programmes team in developing, managing and delivering MFY’s programmes of events and projects. She works closely with the CEO to ensure that the programming supports MFY’s vision and strategic objectives; and she manages relationships with MFY’s wide network of partners and stakeholders. Zoe is passionate about music and has an outstanding track record of developing and delivering high-quality programmes and events for a diverse range of audiences and participants.
Natalie joined Music for Youth in 2021 and is responsible for stewarding our pool of donor relationships. With experience in the professional music sector as both a musician/educator, and fundraiser, Natalie manages Music for Youth's funding applications and reports, engaging with a variety of stakeholders covering Individuals, Trusts & Foundations, Public Funders and Corporate Sponsors.
Youth Engagement Producer
Claire joined MFY on a part-time basis in late 2020. As Youth Engagement Producer, she works primarily with the programmes team to engage with young people in all areas of Music for Youths work. This involves consulting with young people from around the country about their needs, and creative interests, and finding ways of working with them to incorporate this into the MFY programme, including performance opportunities, artists development, and career opportunities in non-performance roles.
IT Project Manager
After a career in corporate IT Management, Robert is now a freelance IT Project Manager working with the MFY team. He provides strategic advice, support and project management for all aspects of the information technology used by the team. Outside work, Robert is a keen viola player, playing in several amateur orchestras in London and Berkshire.
Project Manager, Education
Lucy is a Project Manager in the Programmes team and works on the development and delivery of MFY’s programme of events and projects across the year. Lucy also manages Music for Youth’s Primary work and schools-based initiatives, which provide primary school-aged children from across the UK the opportunity to experience live music-making through interactive events and educational resources.
Digital Content Executive
Maddie works as part of the communications team, managing content for the website and for MFY's social media. She has a background in music and many years' experience in marketing and communications.
Lauren has worked at Music For Youth for 3 1/2 years as finance and office manager, overseeing all areas of finance and administration including: payroll , accounts payable and receivables.
Rebecca is a creative marketing professional with over 14 years’ experience across a variety of industries. She oversees Marketing and Communications at Music for Youth, with the aim of strengthening the MFY brand, reaching new audiences and building on our relationship with young people. She loves all kinds of music and is looking forward to attending live performances and festivals again soon!
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