SpecialityDevelopment Manager, Three Choirs Festival
Grace is the Development Manager at the Three Choirs Festival, responsible for managing multiple fundraising streams, including Individual Giving, Corporate and Public Funding. Grace’s career to date has seen her work in a variety of different areas within the arts including concert and event production at the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, the Cheltenham Town Hall and Pittville Pump Room; Marketing and Administration at the Royal Philharmonic Society; as well as Freelance Arts Management for clients including the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain, Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra, Askonas Holt, Sinfonia Cymru, Peasemarsh Festival and leading arts consultants. Further engagements include speaking at Cardiff University, British Arts Festivals Association, Cheltenham Borough Council and Create Gloucestershire. Career highlights include producing concerts in a variety of inspiring venues such as the Royal Albert Hall, Royal Festival Hall, Cadogan Hall, St Paul’s Cathedral and Buckingham Palace. Grace also enjoys volunteering as a Project Manager and Regional Ambassador (Gloucestershire) for YPIA (Young People in the Arts), a networking and professional development organisation for arts professionals at the outset of their careers.