Meet the Voice Team

Meet our vibrant Voice Team and find out what they do!

Tom Inniss

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.

Tom is always keen to hear new voices, so contact him to discuss a pitch or features idea at, and read his work here

Bhavesh Jadva
Media Editor

Bhavesh is Voice's Media Editor, covering film, television, photography and music content with a particular interest in diversity. Bhav has studied film and television production and is currently tackling his MSc in Social Anthropology.

Contact Bhav to talk about media and memes at You can also find his profile here

Nici West
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.

Message Nici at Nici's profile can be found here

Emrys Green
Upstart Projects

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. 

Fire him an email at and read his work here

Diana Walton
Upstart Projects

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