Lizzie Allen – General Manager

By vcndev / 10th October 2016 / Members of Staff / No Comments

Lizzie is the recently appointed General Manager and Fundraiser, June 2016, she joins VCN with a wealth of experience in the Charity Sector. Prior to joining, VCN Lizzie had worked for 7 years for a bereavement charity, she headed up the commercial infrastructure to support a the charity, which grew from a turnover of £25,000 to £220,000 in 7 […]

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Freda Chapple

By vcndev / 10th October 2016 / Board of Trustees / No Comments

Freda Chapple BA (English Studies) MA (Theatre and Film), MPhil (Contemporary Literature), Diploma in Speech and Drama, MA Voice Studies   Freda Chapple’s training was at the Rose Bruford College of Speech and Drama.  She began her theatre career as an assistant stage manager/singer for Welsh National Opera (Opera for All) before joining Sadler’s Wells […]

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Heidi de Quincey

By vcndev / 8th March 2016 / Board of Trustees / No Comments

Heidi has worked with the voice since qualifying as a Speech and Language therapist in 1986 from Sheffield University. She has worked with with adult neurological impairment, acute and chronic swallowing difficulty, dysfluency, and a wide range of voice problems. Although working primarily in the NHS in hospital settings across the country, she now enjoys her independent practice in […]

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Margaret McAliskey

By vcndev / 1st February 2016 / Board of Trustees / No Comments

Dr Margaret McAliskey is a clinical linguist, voice coach, examiner and speech and drama teacher for some years, as well as having a national and international experience of media and communications training. She has lectured in Trinity College Dublin on under and post graduate linguistic, communication and research based programmes. Dr McAliskey currently lectures on […]

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Heather Hartnett

By vcndev / 31st January 2016 / Board of Trustees / No Comments

Heather Hartnett is a voice and accent coach who recently received her Master of Fine Arts in Voice Studies (2-year programme) from The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama. She is a visiting lecturer in voice and acting at Arts Educational Schools, Court Theatre Training Company and St. Mary’s University. Heather project-managed the joint […]

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