Who’s Who

Who’s who at LYT


Angus Scott-Miller, Participation Manager
Ania Straczynska, Creative Hub Manager
Carys Williams, Outreach Producer







Helen Stanley,
Artistic Director
Isla McGregor, Programmes Administrator
Louise Balhatchet, Tech Programmes Manager







Monique Day, Workshops Coordinator
Molly Cox,
My London Manager
Nicole Alison,
Creative Producer







Subira Damali,
Progress Coordinator (LYT Graduate)
Victoria Shaskan, Executive Director








Amanda Mascarenhas Designer & Mentor
George Fanzio,
Workshop Leader
Jenn Nesbit,






Júlia Couto,
Lakeisha Lynch-Stevens, Director (LYT Graduate)
Lydia Newman, Lead Facilitator (Training)







Sebastian Constantine, Director
(LYT Graduate)
Tanya Muchanyuka, Director
(LYT Graduate)








Graduate Creatives receive training  and mentoring in youth arts delivery & production.
All Graduate Creatives receive paid work experience on LYT projects.

Courtney Spencer, Assistant Director
Aliyah Chaumoo, Trainee Facilitator
Bushra Baig,
Assistant Director







Eliezor Gore,
Trainee Facilitator
Emanuel Mendes de Silva, Writer/Director
Emma Dawson,






Henry Fong
Student Designer
Joyce Osahon, Workshop Assistant
Micah Ologbenla, Trainee Facilitator





Nathan Chettry
Trainee Facilitator
Ophelia Zarewicz, Writer/Director
Rowan Fornah, Trainee Facilitator




Sahar Gilabadi,
Student Costume Supervisor
Sasha Bond,
Trainee Facilitator










Our Council of Management:

We are supported by a passionate and committed Council of Management (Board of Trustees) who provide governance, oversight and guidance on strategic organisational management. Watch their video to find out why they support LYT:

Current Trustees:

Genine Whithorne (Chair),
Commercial Director, Trust for London
Tom Toomse-Smith (Treasurer),
Head of Innovation & Digital, Financial Reporting Council
Mairi Hayes (Safeguarding Lead),
Head of Short Courses, Central School of Speech & Drama









Danielle Moseley,
Actor, Writer & Model (LYT Graduate)
Ed King, Communications Director, GSCC
Freneka Mumford Consultant, KPMG








Jamiel Thomas Software Developer (LYT Graduate)
Natalie Beeraje
(Data Protection SIRO)
Salmah Iqbal,
Apprentice Hairdresser (LYT Graduate)







Stella Jeffery,
Lewisham Councillor (retired)








Our Patrons

Lucian Msamati: Lucian is an actor in theatre, television and film, a writer, director and producer. He recently played Salieri in the National Theatre’s production of Amadeus. Recent screen credits include Gangs of London (Sky), His Dark Materials (BBC) and Game of Thrones (HBO). Watch Lucian’s advice to young creatives in our 2020 Opening Doors Creative Careers panel event.




Phaldut Sharma: Phaldut  is an actor and writer, known for Unforgotten (2021), Hanna (2019), Gravity (2013), Children of Men (2006) and EastEnders (1985).