WildWorks Board - Vice Chair
Stella is a Festival and Events consultant with a passion for bringing people and place together through shared creative experiences. Her early work included co – founding the innovative arts centre, Green Room in Manchester and she has since worked in a number of high profile roles including Festival
Director, Belfast Festival at Queens and Creative Director, culture 10 pioneering programme of Festivals and events across NE England. She was the first professional Festival Director for Preston’s Guild celebrations in 2012, an event occurring every twenty years since 1179. She was made an Honorary Fellow of University of Central Lancashire for her work in engaging young people, community and academics. She is also a Board member of ArtsAdmin, London and an industry member of the REF (Research Excellence Framework) 2014 panel for Drama, Dance, Music and Performing Arts.