Board and Staff


* = Head of Department; ° = 20 years’ service medal; PT = Part-time; ML = Maternity Leave; MC = Maternity Cover; JS = Job Share

Patron HRH The Countess of Wessex
Vice-President Edward Pysden
Joint Vice-President Martin McMillan
Chief Executive John Summers
Eleanor Roberts Archivist PT
Stuart Robinson ° Assistant Archivist PT
Artistic Planning
Geoffrey Owen * Head of Artistic Planning
Andrea Stafford Artistic Planning Manager (Promoters & Commissions) PT
Sue Voysey Artistic Planning Manager (Pops & Commissions) PT
Chief Executive’s Office
Alison Lever PA to Chief Executive JS
Mary Tabbron PA to Chief Executive PT MC JS
Molly Kidd PA to Chief Executive ML
Anna Shinkfield Admin Assistant
Andy Ryans * Communications Director
Peter Naish Head of Print & Design (Deputy to the Communications Director) PT
Helen Dunnett Communications Consultant PT
Harriet Hall Marketing Support Co-ordinator PT
Liz Barras Marketing & Media Officer ML
Clare Wells Marketing & Media Officer MC
Bill Lam Digital Manager
Nick Wood Digital Assistant
Stuart Kempster * Concerts Director
Louise Hamilton Concerts Coordinator
William Purcell Concerts Administrator & PA to the Music Director
Chris Lewis Orchestra Manager
Suzanne Clare Assistant Orchestra Manager
Dan Gobey Senior Stage & Transport Manager
Alex Benn Assistant Stage Manager
Louise Brimicombe Librarian PT
Bryn Richmond Assistant Librarian
Kath Russell * Director of Development
Eleanor Roberts Individual Giving and Legacy Manager (Deputy to Head of Department)
Susanna Caudwell Corporate Partnerships Manager
Vivienne Weller Development and Membership Administrator PT
Christina McNeill Development Campaigns Officer
Steve Pickett * Education Director
Jacqui Dawber ° Education Manager
Jack Fearn Education Assistant
Jo Brockbank Hallé SHINE on Manchester Project Manager PT
David Roberts Hallé St. Peter’s Community Projects Officer PT
Naomi Benn * Head of Ensembles PT
Verity Riley Youth & Children’s Choirs Administrator PT
Isabelle Orford Youth Ensembles Administrator MC
Charlie Gower-Smith Children’s Choir Administrator MC PT
Jo Pink Choral Administrator PT
Val Hawkin * Finance Director
Adrian Goldstone Accountant
Matthew Wyatt Assistant Accountant
Lourdes Roman Llorente Purchase Ledger & Finance Assistant
Mary Tabbron Special Projects Assistant PT
Hallé Venues
Martin Glynn Hallé Venues & Events Manager
Everett Parry Hallé Venues & Buildings Manager

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