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Director: Sarah Munro
Director of Enterprise and Public Value: Kate Gray
Governance and Ethics Manager: Alice Hill

Head of Curatorial & Public Practice: Irene Aristizábal
Curator: Emma Dean
Curator: Katharine Welsh
Curator (Local): Niomi Fairweather
Assistant Curator: Elaine Robertson
Curatorial Assistant: Emily Holmes
Curatorial Fellow: Kinnari Saraiya
Registrar and Production Manager: Adrianne Murray-Neil
Technical Manager : Thomas Newell
Technician: Jemma Hind

Head of Retail: Sara Ley
Shop Manager: Andrew Smith
Retail Operations Manager: Becky Eltringham
Sales Assistant: Euan Lynn / Louise Parr / Anna Richardson / Alex Sickling / Adam Wilson

Head of Learning & Civic Engagement: Vicky Sturrs
Learning & Civic Engagement Coordinator: David Maguire
Assistant Producer (Schools & Colleges): Leanne Alldred
Producer (Communities): Annie Bedford
Producer (Communities) Maternity Cover: Megan Todman
Producer (Education): Amanda McMahon
Producer (Children & Young People): Florence Darling
Producer (Documentation, Library & Archive): Sarah Bouttell
Head of Visitor Experience: Hayley Duff
Visitor Experience Managers (Front of House):
Anneliese Kopko / Andrew Paget / Lee Stokoe

Head of Communications & Digital Engagement: Craig Astley
Marketing & Communications Manager: Louise Todd
Digital Marketing Executive: Amber Marwick
Marketing & Communications Assistant: Catherine Cox-Field

Head of Development: Vacant
Development & Fundraising Manager: Vacant

Head of Finance: Angela Blades
Finance Assistant: Fiona Spencer-Harvey / Catherine Swinburn / Cheryl Stephenson
Head of HR: Maureen Henderson
HR Assistant: Monur Hussen
Head of IT: David Coxon
IT Technician: Chris Crampton
National Director of Contemporary Visual Arts Network: Paula Orrell
Contemporary Visual Arts Network North East Regional Director: Adam Pugh

Building Services
Head of Building Services: Andrew Moore
Building Services Supervisor: Tony O' Rourke
Building Services Assistant: Malcolm Fiddes
Facilities Manager: Michael Moore
Security Supervisor: John Dickinson
Security Assistant: Mick Willis / Michael Robson

Relief Duty Managers (BALTIC)
Maria Fury / Rebecca Heath / Ariana Preston / Anthony Venus

Jenny Alderson / Anthony Barstow / Linda Bulman / Nancy Daykin / Darren Garrett / Steven Halcyon / Stephen Haley / Becca Heath / Charlie Hope / Maria Fury / Aileen Kelly / Lizi Lampard / Isaac Malkin / Matthew McGarry / Simon-Peter Moth / Brighid Mulley / Alan Parkin / Kelwim Pereira Nogueira / Ariana Preston / David Reynolds / Thom Sansom / Judith Stevenson / Rod Urquhart / Anthony Venus / Sarah Wilson / Laura Young

Kirsty Lang, (Chair) Journalist and Broadcaster
Louise Hunter, (Vice Chair) Group Director of Corporate Affairs, Northumbrian Water Group
Sara Bryson Community Organiser, Citizens UK Tyne & Wear
Kerry Campbell, Independent Curator
Professor Stuart Corbridge, Emeritus Professor of Geography, Durham University
Anthony Donaldson, Former Senior Economist (Retired)
Cllr. Catherine Donovan, Deputy Leader of Gateshead Council
Joanna Feeley Founder and CEO, Trend Bible
Jamie Gamble, Senior Partner at Ward Hadaway
Tina Gharavi Filmmaker and Artist
Tania Love, Architect at FaulknerBrowns
Cllr. Rachel Mullen Council Member for Windy Nook and Whitehills
Manohari Saravanamuttu Digital Strategy and Marketing Consultant
Dr Mark Sealy, Director of Autograph
Charlotte Sexton Digital Media Strategist and Independent Consultant
Louise Wilson Artist