Meet our AND Advocates

AND 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 AND’s programmes
  • Represent A New Direction
  • Support other schools in developing their arts and culture offer

Through their work with AND, 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

The Advocates programme is delivered in conjunction with notdeadfish.