Meet
the Team

What we do and our individual email addresses are below, but if you have a general question you can email info@jazznorth.org and we will get back to you.

Chris Bye

Chris Bye

CEO

Ship-steerer, partnership-builder and general whip-cracker. Chris keeps us financially solvent whilst staying focused on developing awesome artists and providing top-level sector support.

chris@jazznorth.org

Steve Mead

Director of Talent Development

Need to develop some talent? Steve’s also the Artistic Director at mjf, so he knows his onions.

steve@jazznorth.org

Nigel Slee

Digital Director

Want help with live streaming? Can’t get that audio to sync with the visual? Nigel’s got the tech talk down to a T.

nigel@jazznorth.org

Heather Spencer

Programme Manager

If you want to link up with Jazz North as an artist or promoter then Heather is your go to. Get in touch anytime if you’re wondering how you can connect with us or the northern jazz scene.

heather@jazznorth.org

Suzanne Wynne

Marketing Manager

Want to shout about what you’re doing or need to market on a shoestring? Suzanne can help you keep it simple.

suzanne@jazznorth.org

Jazz North News

Meet the Trustees

We’re always looking for trustees to join the Board. If you are interested please email chris@jazznorth.org

Craig Chapman

Debra King (Chair)

Richard Henry

Dennis Rollins

John Beck

Alex Douglas

Perri Alleyne-Hughes

Jilly Jarman

Neil Dutton

Jeni Tehan

Simon Ryder