Tim Sharp

Chief Executive Officer

Tim has over 15 years of community arts and music experience. Tim is responsible for.

Cat Crum Crown

Head of Operations & Programmes

Cat has 14 years of experience in the charity sector working with vulnerable members of.

Helen Buttery

Operations & Finance Manager

Helen joined Make Some Noise in January 2012 and as Operations and Finance Manager  is.

Merelyn Lobb


Merelyn Lobb retired as Head of Learning and Skills Regimes at Swinfen Hall prison where.

Rhys Harrington-Jones


Rhys Harrington-Jones is originally from Stafford although now lives and works in Switzerland. Rhys is.

Sohrab Uduman


Sohrab read music at the University of Surrey, then went on to study at the.

Julia McBride

Trustee (Treasurer)

Julia McBride recently retired as Head of the MERIT Pupil Referral Unit in Stoke-on-Trent. MERIT.

Nigel Senior

Trustee (Chair)

Nigel is Place Funding Manager for Staffordshire Council leading a team of bidding experts whose.

Julie Tanner


Julie retired in 2018 as an NHS Director of Workforce & Development after 25 years'.

Jonny Amos

Music leader

Jonny Amos is a UK Based Pop focused Songwriter and Producer with an active catalogue.

Meldra Guza

Music Leader

Meldra Guza has a wealth of experience in the music industry having been a well.

Helena Raby

Music Leader

Helena is a folk singer-songwriter, who specialises in helping and encouraging individuals with their creative,.

Pete Wearn

Pete is an acoustic guitarist and harmonica player who extensively tours his solo blues show.

Jade Bossons

Music Leader

Jade is a flautist who studied Music and Education at Keele University and is an.

Kristy Ufton

Music Leader

Kristy studies creative expressive arts therapy BA honours and has worked with Derby Children's Hospital.

Scott Belle

Music Leader

Scott has been playing music from the age of 8, starting out loosely with the.


Music Leader

Alan (Kurly) McGeachie is a shortlisted Birmingham Poet Laureate and Hip Hop artist. He visits.

Penny Barfield

Music Leader

Penny’s work with children aged 0 to 5 over the past ten years has included.

Simon Watson

Music Leader

Simon Watson is a professional musician and visual artist with a wide and varied portfolio.

Lian Craven

Music Leader

Lian has danced and sang all her life. Training at Northern School of.

Xuan Lindenmeyer

Music Leader

Xuan Lindenmeyer started music at the age of 4 with Hindustani and Karnatic violin under.

Bob Barrett

Music Leader

Bob Barrett is a touring and studio session drummer, he studied at Brighton Institute for.

Dan Walsh

Dan Walsh is a BBC Folk Award nominated banjo player, guitarist and singer who tours.

Chris Watt

Music Leader

Chris began playing the guitar at 10 years of age and immediately fell in love with.

Lucy Vines

Music Leader

Lucy started delivering on Early Years music programmes for Make Some Noise more than 10.

Sam Dettmer


Sam is a student volunteer, who first got involved with Make Some Noise when he.

Mat Dale

Mat is a gigging musician and a guitar, bass & ukulele teacher in 3 prominent schools.

Megan Burke

"Joining Make Some Noise as a music leader is incredibly exciting for me. After shadowing.

Rosie Milsom


Rosie has worked as a charity fundraiser for over six years. She began her fundraising.
Murray Brailsford

Murray Brailsford

Programme Coordinator

Murray is the Programme Coordinator for the Education and Learning, and is part of the.

Joanne Dodds

Programme Coordinator

After a range of careers in music, teaching, charity organisations and as a Royal Navy.

Jack Jones

Programme Coordinator

Jack joins Make Some Noise with experience in working in the residential arts education settings,.

Sarah Colclough

Sarah has worked for Staffordshire Chambers of Commerce for 8 years. Sarah leads on supporting.

Mairead Montague


Mairead is the Accountant for Make Some Noise as a freelancer. More information to follow.

Lucy Wells


Lucy is our Fundraiser, working for Make Some Noise as a freelancer. More information to.