Ellie Johnson Searle – Interim Chief Operating Officer

Dr Ellie Johnson-Searle

Interim Chief Operating Officer

Ellie is our interim Chief Operating Officer. After working as an Executive Director, Ellie has spent the last 12 years working as an interim and consultant. She has worked with a range of organisations in different sectors including Arts, Education, Manufacturing and Construction.

Her previous positions include working with organisations helping them to develop and refine operations, for example as Chief Operating Officer at The Place (one of Europe’s most exciting, innovative dance creation and performance spaces, accommodating artists from all over the world); and as a Programme Consultant, developing new income streams for organisations in the education sector.

Ellie has a PhD from University of Leicester.