Meet our Advocates

A New Direction Advocates are a group of teachers and senior leaders from schools across London with a passion for the arts and culture in education

The Advocates:

  • Advise on and advocate for arts and cultural education, including A New Direction’s programmes
  • Represent A New Direction
  • Support other schools in developing their arts and culture offer

Through their work with A New Direction, Advocates are able to:

  • Connect with like-minded cultural leaders and the latest research, speakers and learning in cultural education
  • Access coaching to develop leadership, advocacy and networking skills
  • Access networking events and opportunities

Click on a photo to find out more about each Advocate. If you are interested in joining the programme or would like to invite an Advocate to your event, please contact