Meet our vibrant Voice Team and find out what they do!
Tom is the Editor for Voice, overseeing all content. He's in charge of editorial planning, editing work from Voice Contributors, and commissioning. From a young age he has held a keen interest in politics, media, and technology. To further explore the three and how they intersect, he undertook a degree in politics and a masters in journalism.
Jack is the Assistant Editor for Voice. Heading the magazine’s arts and culture coverage, he writes features and interviews alongside handling Arts Award contributions. Interests include literature, theatre, video games, poetry and visual art. An avid doodler and sometime musician, he has Opinions and Ideas to boot. Can be found in most smug artisan coffee shops and chains.
Arts Award Editor
Nici leads on Arts Award on Voice where you can find advice, inspiration, case studies and resources if you're doing an Arts Award. She also loves and writes about all things books, theatre, music, art, visiting other countries, anything creative, and sometimes attempts to make YouTube videos. Alongside editing for Voice she writes and edits through her own pursuits. You can occasionally find her running marathons dressed as a black dog.
Emrys manages events, projects and partnerships for Upstart and Voice, including leading on creative careers and the Arts Award Alumni programme. His background is in digital and cultural project management and he has several years experience running youth policy projects, especially embedding young people at the heart of organisations.
Diana is the head of Upstart Projects, the charity which runs Voice. She's enjoyed a long career in the arts education world, including developing the Arts Award programme for the Arts Council. Her goal is to create more opportunities for all young people to enjoy the arts and have their say and she believes Voice magazine is the perfect place to make that happen! Find out more about Upstart Projects and read Diana's views here.
Contact Diana about Upstart Projects at firstname.lastname@example.org