Our Board of Trustees

Kenneth Taylor

Chairperson

I joined the committee on January 2020 after I was elected at the AGM. I then became a Chairperson on December 2020. I am looking forward to new challenges in 2021 such as new projects.

Paul Stewart

Vice-Chairperson

Hi there! I'm Paul and I'm the current Secretary for D'Sign Arts. I was one of the founding members when D'sign Arts was founded in 2015 . I have been the secretary since January 2020. A lot of my work focuses on supporting this charity in an administrative capacity. I'm delighted to be part of this committee.

Pauline Geddis

Committee member

I joined D'Sign Arts in 2020 and I have become very interested in deaf culture, deaf community and their sign languages. I am learning BSL level 2 at the moment. D'Sign Arts is a great opportunity for me me to get to know some of the deaf culture. 

Hannah Miller

Committee member

I joined D'Sign Arts as a  new committee member in  2020.
 
I am a Freelance Illustrator who has been invited to RUA's Annual 138th Exhibition to Exhibited my Artworks; 'The Overlook Hotel' in October 2019-January 2020. I hope to bring inspiration to the deaf community as a role model for those interested in illustration.

https://www.hatiillustration.com

Paula McAnulty

Committee Member

I joined the committee in October 2020 and I have worked and volunteered in the deaf community for a number of years. 

I look forward to volunteering with D'Sign Arts.

Katie Logan

Treasurer

I was part of the founding committee in 2015 but stepped down due to health reasons.

 

I have rejoined the committee as Treasurer in April 2021 and am looking forward to helping D'Sign Arts grow, getting involved with arts, drama, filming etc

Michelle Thompson

Secretary

I joined D'Sign Arts as Secretary in May 2021 and working as part of the fundraising team.

I have a keen interest in the deaf community and am currently learning sign language.

I am excited to be part of this wonderful team and plan to embrace all new experiences with D'Sign Art.

Karen Charrington

Committee member

I joined D'sign Arts as a new committee member in October 2020. 

I am a chartered IT professional  with over 18 years of experience in the technology sector and a real passion for accessible technology for all.  I am currently learning  BSL (Level 2) and love all forms of performance and creative arts.

Michael Hudson

Committee Member

I am one of the founders who started D'Sign Arts in 2015.

I'm helping out with the Audio Visual and performance elements of the charity.