Fiona Venables, Director
Kay Taft, Operations and Finance 
Claire Sapsford, Communications and Partnerships
Sarah Steenhorst, Learning and Participation
Lily Daniels, Learning and Participation
Emily Young, Commercial and Development
Daniel Chehade, Online
Marcus Philips, Sarah Dewhurst and Andrew Brown, Technicians

Chair - Laura Keen FCA, Finance Director and Deputy CEO, Milton Keynes Community Foundation. Laura led on the running of the Foundations property portfolio and accompanying development strategy

Vice Chair - Poppy Sebire, Associate Director, Simon Lee Gallery. Poppy has extensive knowledge of the commercial sector and as Artist Manager for Simon Lee Gallery works with Josephine Pryde and Dexter Dalwood.

Allawee Albaghdadi, Property Lawyer, EMW Law. Allawee is a real estate lawyer with considerable experience gained working in-house for a former FTSE 100 retailer as well as private practice.
Sarah Davies, Head of Development, Punchdrunk. Sarah is an experienced fundraiser, having secured a series of key funding relationships while with Punchdrunck. Prior to this Sarah worked as Development Manager at Artangel.

Valerie Wallersteiner, Fundraiser, Stowe School. Valerie has extensive knowledge of the education and heritage sectors playing an active role in the day to day life of Stowe School.

Oona Grimes, Artist and Lecturer, Royal College of Art. As both tutor and exhibiting artist, Oona brings the voice of the artist to MKAC’s board as well as in depth knowledge of the HE education sector.
Previous Trustees include
Lorna Gemmell, Head of Communications, Barbican
Fennah Podschies, Head of Resources & Enterprise, Modern Art Oxford
Arzu Rezvani Webb, Radiologist, Barts Health NHS Trust
Jayne Flint, Employment Lawyer, Shoosmiths
Tom Molloy, Deputy Head Teacher, Gifford Park Primary School

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