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Jayne Desmond

Director of Resources

Jayne joined the Foundation in 2008 and has responsibility for resources and internal operations, including finance, HR and governance. Previously, she was Company Manager for Past Pleasures Ltd, the UK’s largest costumed historical interpretation company. Jayne started her career with the National Trust and has a background in arts administration, including human resource management in the heritage sector, and third sector fundraising. She has an MA in Twentieth Century Literature from Goldsmiths, University of London, a Post-Graduate Diploma in Integrative Psychotherapy from the University of East London, and is currently nearing completion of a PhD in Creative Writing with a focus on life writing and genre disintegration.