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We take pride in being a collaborative and creative place to work, and in the enthusiasm and dedication of our employees.

If you are interested working with us, please see our vacancies page for details of any administrative or teaching vacancies.


See our profiles pages to get to know our teaching faculty. Use the 'course' filter to find faculty for specific courses.

Management team

Edward Kemp

Director of RADA Business
Kevin Chapman

Director of Student and Academic Services
Julie Crofts

Director of Technical Training and Head of Lighting
Neil Fraser

Director of Finance and Operations
Fraser Jopp

Director of Development
Penny Saward

Director of Actor Training
Lucy Skilbeck

Director of Marketing
Helen Slater

Director Emeritus
Michael Attenborough CBE

Administrative staff

Box Office

Box Office Manager Gary Hallam

Customer Operations and Front of House

Reception Staff José Albela, Rose Baker, Laura Battipaglia, Gina Benou, Andrew Fabian, Amii Lowndes, Alex McCarthy, Christine Moore, Craig Nom Chong, Fredi d'Orleans, Murray Shaw
Deputy Operations and Front of House Manager Colette Harris
Duty Manager Ben Jones
Head of Customer Operations Kate Miners
Operations and Front of House Manager Lorna O'Leary


Development Officer – Corporate Giving Rob Abraham
Development Officer – Events and Alumni
Aldis Hamilton
Philanthropy Manager Amy Ledingham
Development Manager – Individual Giving Ismail Mahmood
Development Manager – Trusts and Foundations Elisa Murphy
Development Manager – Trusts and Foundations Jonathon Tester
Development Co-ordinator Sarah Vaughan

Registrar Emerita Patricia Myers OBE

Events and Hires

Events and Hires Officer Heather Oakley
Events and Hires Manager Claire Rivers

Executive Office

Executive Assistant Justine Hodgkinson
Executive Assistant Alex Tostdevine


Facilities Manager Jim Keegan
Maintenance Assistant Stephen Kirkby


Finance Officer Carol Hardy
Finance Officer John Holland
Interim Financial Controller Graham Wood


HR and Payroll Administrator Marcus Rose
HR and Payroll Manager Caroline Ward


Head of IT David Taylor


Library Assistant Roe Lane
Library Assistant Jean Madden
Library Manager James Thornton
Library Assistant Isla Van Tricht

Marketing and Press

Senior Marketing Officer Thomas Brewer
Design Manager Linda Carter
Marketing and Content Manager Emily Gallagher
Press Officer Laura Peatman

RADA Festival

Festival Producer Jo Wiltshire

Short Courses

Shakespeare Awards Manager Jessica Bannister
Director of Short Courses Geoff Bullen
Short Courses Co-ordinating Tutor Michelle Chadwick
Short Courses Administrator Jo Lynch
Head of Short Courses Sally Power

Student and Academic Services

Student and Academic Services Administrator Amina Abdillahi
Registry Manager
Sarah Agnew
Administrator Dee Doyle
Student Wellbeing Manager Tracy Keating
Senior Admissions and Registry Officer Jane Hanmer
HE Courses Officer (MA and Theatre Production) Holly Morgan
Higher Education Courses and Programming Manager Elizabeth Timms
HE Courses Officer (BA Acting and Student Engagement) Stephanie Zissler

RADA Business

Client Director Elizabeth Barber (sabbatical)
Business Development and Client Manager Joe Barlow
Projects and Administration Katie Calvert
Training Operations Assistant Abi Cooper
Client Manager Beth Hitchcock
Training Operations and Office Manager Dominique McLean
Training Operations Assistant Sophie Mitchell
Training Operations Assistant Emma Moss
Training Delivery Assistant Jess Price
Client Director Jenny Stephens
Client Director Alison Sutherland
Senior Client Manager Emma Tagoe
Open Courses and Tutor Manager Katie Underwood
Client Manager Kate Walker Miles
Client Director Charlie Walker-Wise
Client Manager Alice Younger