Team

PhotoVoice’s vision is for a world in which everybody has the opportunity to represent themselves and tell their own story.
Our Staff

Tom joined PhotoVoice in 2014. Previously, Tom has worked for a range of voluntary sector campaigning organisations on equality, rights, disability, healthcare and the relationship between communities and policy makers.

Tom Elkins
Chief Executive Officer

Kate joined PhotoVoice in 2015. Combining her visual arts background with an MA in Human Rights and International Development in which she focused her research on gender politics, Kate has worked extensively to develop and deliver participatory research and development projects addressing human rights and social justice.

Kate Watson
Senior Projects Manager (currently on Maternity Leave)

Lauren joined PhotoVoice in 2019. Her previous experience centres around youth projects, homelessness and social action campaigning. She’s particularly interested in engaging with ‘disengaged’ groups through creative practice and facilitation.

Lauren Parr
Projects Officer
Bella Okuya
Education and Engagement Manager

Kallina Brailsford joined PhotoVoice in July 2019. Prior to this she has run a number of participatory photography projects. Kallina is also currently doing an AHRC funded PhD in Photography where she is looking at the use of participatory photography for the re-engagement of young people.

Kallina Brailsford
Projects Manager (Maternity Cover)
Our Trustees

Appointed Trustee June 2014

Russell is the picture editor at the Department for International Development. He previously managed digital photography projects at the British Library, and has worked in the photographic industry for editorial, commercial and public sector clients since 1996.

Russell Watkins
Chair

Appointed Trustee June 2018

Sarah has extensive experience of working with high-net-worth individuals who give philanthropic support to the international development and humanitarian sectors. Head of Major Gifts at ActionAid, she previously worked at UNICEF, the International Rescue Committee and VSO in London.

Sarah Washington
Charitable Sector and Fundraising
Rosie Cornick
Legal Advice and Support

Appointed Trustee March 2015

Tom is a civil servant at HM Treasury, where he currently works on defence policy and spending control, following 4 years working on banking reform. He previously worked in Bangladesh and India on a number of projects in 2006-2008.

Tom Wipperman
UK Policy

Appointed Trustee March 2015. Steve is a programme director and faculty member at Ashridge Business School. He works internationally delivering a range of business and cultural change projects in private and public sector organisations.

Steve Marshall
Business and Organisational Development

Appointed Trustee June 2018. Natalie is a senior in-house CSR professional. She has experience across marketing, PR, business strategy and fundraising. She is currently head of Corporate and Social Responsibility for a tech company.

Natalie Waugh
Strategy and Marketing
Our Patrons and Founders

Patron since 2006. Nick Danziger is a world-renowned photojournalist and filmmaker. He has received numerous awards for his work, among them an Honorary Fellowship from the Royal Photographic Society and the World Press Photo 1st prize in the single portrait category.

Nick Danziger
Patron

Patron since 2006. Working extensively in photography and film, Sarah has been exhibiting worldwide since 1982. She has published over a dozen books and is a celebrated filmmaker.

Sarah Moon
Patron

Anna co-founded PhotoVoice on graduation from Edinburgh University in 1999 and delivered PhotoVoice’s first consultancy project partnering with Christian Aid in the Democratic Republic of Congo in 2000. Anna led and grew PhotoVoice from 2000-2008 establishing PV as a pioneer in participatory photography.  Anna now works as a consultant for UK and International social ventures.

Anna Blackman
Founder

Tiffany has been involved in over 40 participatory photography projects as a manager, facilitator, trainer and researcher. She left PhotoVoice in 2009 and is pursuing PhD research focusing on photography as a tool for empowerment.

Tiffany Fairey
Founder
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