Siân manages some of NCCPE’s projects. She is dedicated to engagement with research having worked in the field for most of her career. She has direct experience as a practitioner, researcher, funder and capacity builder. She has sat in informal learning teams of the museum sector, central public engagement teams within higher education and as a programme manager for an international portfolio of funding. She brings to her role an interest in participatory and arts-based approaches, a commitment to social justice, and an impatience for change. Her personal time is spent by the sea or in some woods, practicing illustration or tidying up Lego.