Elaine is a creative producer and project manager based in Nottingham. A graduate of Theatre Arts (Technical Theatre), Elaine worked extensively in regional theatre in the fields of participation and community engagement and is passionate about the importance of art being accessible to all.

Her previous experience includes work for Sheffield Theatres, Nottingham Playhouse and BEASTHOUSE. She has project managed a series of large scale community performances, community based programmes and initiatives that directly link participants to their local theatres. Supporting and developing new artists is pivotal to Elaine’s work, and she is currently associate producer and technical manager to a developing theatre maker based in the East Midlands. Elaine joined the ArtReach team in 2017 as Project Manager for Journeys Festival International Leicester and returned as Producer for Journeys Festival International in 2020.