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.
Saskia is the Assistant Editor for Voice. She is a contributing author in the 30th-anniversary edition of The Women Writers’ Handbook and runs a blog where she puts her Journalism degree to some use, sharing her thoughts and opinions on current affairs and pop culture. Saskia has an MA in Publishing and studied Creative Writing & Journalism at the University of Roehampton. When she is not tied to her laptop, Saskia enjoys travelling, socialising with her friends, cooking and shopping online for things she doesn’t need.
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.
Bhavesh was a founding editor of Voice as an 18-year-old from Oldham determined to make it in the media world. Over six years he acted as Media Editor and Arts Award Editor alongside achieving a degree in TV & Broadcasting and an MSc in Social Anthropology. He is now working for media companies and is a Voice Associate. Read Bhavesh on Voice
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 [email protected]