Nelly Stavropoulou

Greek-Geek, hyper-local journalist, coffee-lover and participatory arts researcher.  Nelly comes from a strong academic background with multi-media journalism and film production training. She is responsible for developing and leading community engagement projects with a social focus. She has worked as a researcher, video editor and a creative producer. She now leads Bridge + Tunnel Voices media charity, while completing her PhD thesis on the role of community arts in promoting representation, self-expression and democratic participation for young refugees.

Tina Gharavi

Tina Gharavi, founder of Bridge + Tunnel, is a BAFTA-nominated filmmaker, academic and equality campaigner born in Iran, educated in the US and France. Gharavi is noted for innovative cross-platform work on migration and much of her work supports outsiders, outcasts and refugees to tell their own stories.

Beatriz Clemente

Originally from Madrid (Spain) I am an Art History graduate with an MA in Art Museum and Gallery Studies from Newcastle University. As a Company Manager I not only manage art exhibitions, projects and events, but also look after the financial, HR and administrative side of the organisation.

Tim Reed

Graduated from Liverpool University with a degree in Commerce and qualified as a member of Chartered Institute of Management Accountants. I formed my own practice in 1996 and I am specialist in small/medium size business, charities & Cic’s. In addition to this, I am QuickBooks professional advisor.