meet the
team

Hartlepool Folk Festival relies on so many fantastic people, both paid and voluntary. Here's an introduction to the team who keep the wheels turning during the year:

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Joanie Crump

Festival Director

Joanie started Hartlepool Folk Festival in 2015, after more than 15 years working in Arts and Festivals Management.

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Jonny Mohun

Festival Director

Jonny is the Musical Director of the festival's commissioned shows, as well as providing  admin and operational support.

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Sue Ainslie

Volunteer Coordinator

Sue manages our fabulous team of volunteers.

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Kate Atkinson&

Bob West

Box Office Managers

Kate & Bob came on board in 2017. They look after Box Office administration and the team.