• Provide a strategic overview of the culture and tourism sectors.
  • Facilitate growth and continually improving performance within the culture and tourism sectors.
  • Oversee and support Coventry’s City of Culture bid for 2021.
  • Celebrate 400 years of Shakespeare’s legacy.


Board Lead: Catherine Mallyon

Operational Chair: Steve Maxey

Alan Rivett, Warwick Arts Centre

Diana Owen, Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

Steven Parissien/Rachel Davies, Compton Verney

Joanna Reid, Belgrade Theatre

David Nuttall, Coventry City Council

Gary Hall, Culture Coventry

Helen Peters, Shakespeare’s England

David Collins, RSC

John Laidlaw, Live and Local

Alex Holmes, Warwickshire County Council

Catherine Nisbet, Nuneaton Museum & Art Gallery