I have worked with and for a huge range of organisations, delivering different scales of campaigns and joint initiatives that have been tailored to make literature and the arts come alive.


  • United Nations Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organisation (UNESCO)
  • Edinburgh UNESCO City of Literature
  • Edinburgh International Book Festival
  • The British Council
  • Creative Scotland


  • National Library of Scotland
  • Scottish Storytelling Centre
  • Scottish Poetry Library
  • Scottish Chamber Orchestra
  • Scottish Book Trust
  • Historic Scotland
  • Our Dynamic Earth
  • The Big Issue in Scotland


  • The University of Edinburgh
  • Edinburgh Napier University
  • Edinburgh World Heritage
  • City of Edinburgh Council – Libraries and Children & Families
  • Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh
  • Essential Edinburgh
  • The Filmhouse
  • The Queen’s Hall
  • Scottish Council of Independent Schools
  • The Usher Hall
  • Writers’ Bloc
  • Binary Fable

Prizes and Judging

Victorian Premier’s Literary Awards – overall judge and YA convenor.

Children’s Book Council of Australia (Vic) – selector for the Clayton’s list for older readers.

The Gadda Prize – Judge for Junior Fiction.

Green Pencil Award – Judge for prize for fiction & poetry by 8-11 year olds.


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