M.A. Photography                                                   London College of Communication 2011

P.G.C. for Learning & Teaching in H E               Southampton Solent University 2009

B.A. (Hons) Photography 1st Class                     Southampton Solent University 2003-2006

Bronze, Silver & Gold Arts Award Advisor       2007-2009 Trinity College London

Explore & Discover Arts Award Advisor         2014 Trinity College London


Work History

2015 – current Programme Manager Artsmark & Arts Award at Artswork

2007 – 2015 Photography Lecturer/Lead Level 4 Southampton Solent University B.A./M.A. Photography

2007 – co-Director In Focus/Lead Artist Educator working with young people on Intensive Supervision and Surveillance Programs, Not In Education, Employment or Training working in partnership with John Hansard Gallery, Southampton Young Offenders Team and Southampton City Council towards the Arts Award

2007 Photography Lecturer on B.A.(Hons) Photography year 0, BTec Foundation Diploma & National Diploma Photography year 2, BTec National Diploma Photography year 1, Southampton City College

2006/2007 Photography Lecturer on BTec Photography Course at Eastleigh College, Hampshire using Edexcel requirements to write and teach an evening BTec Photography Level 2 course to adults aged 19+



2014 ArtsWork Conference, BFI, London

2010 Inside Out a retrospective of the work of Helena Almeida, John Hansard Gallery, University of Southampton

2008 Seminar presentation on working with ISSP young people, Wessex Y.O T., University of Southampton

2007 Rules & Regs. / Still… , John Hansard Gallery, University of Southampton



2014 – Self Published book No.3, limited to 100 copies

2012 – Selected for ArtSOUTH Commission first phase

2012 – Co-curated Equivalents a photographic exhibition showing the work of a group of International Photographers from Brazil, England, Italy, Norway and U.S.A.

2011 – organised an auction of work by international photographers at The Four Corners Gallery, London

2008 – Nominee – Soho co-commission, ArtSway / Photographers’ Gallery, London

2007 – 2013 Curated various exhibitions of work made by young people in Southampton at John Hansard Gallery and Millais Gallery and work selected for the Koestler exhibition at the Southbank Centre, London

2006­ ­- Curated Thresholds, a Photographic Exhibition showing the work of 4 Artists at the Northam Road Gallery, Southampton