Executive Board

To contact any of our below board members use dancehewebsite@gmail.com (unless stated otherwise).

Chair: Dr. Natalie Garrett Brown

University of East London

Treasurer: Darren Carr

Northern School of Contemporary Dance


Secretary: Dr. Laura Griffiths

Leeds Beckett University


For more information on any of the board members please click on the images.

Board Members

To contact any of our below board members use dancehewebsite@gmail.com


Kayla Dougan Bowtell

University of Lincoln

Jo Breslin

Politics and Advocacy Representative

De Montfort University

Dance Science Representative

University of Wolverhampton

Dr. Jamieson Dryburgh

Early Careers Working Group Representative

Trinity Laban



Mid-Careers Working Group Representative

University of Surrey


Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, Birmingham City University

Kathryn Stamp

Coventry University

The responsibilities of the Executive, include;

  • The arrangement of ordinary/general meetings and the setting of agenda

  • The execution of business in line with the organisation’s aims or as referred to it by membership (including the provision to appoint individual members or sub-groups of members to carry forward specific items of business as deemed appropriate),

  • The calling of emergency meetings

  • Responsibility for ongoing business

  • Speaking for the subject domain in matters of national and international debate.