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Kenny McGlashan

Chief Executive Officer

Joined Youth Theatre Arts Scotland: 2014

Kenny has 15 years' experience working as an actor, director, tutor and arts manager, with a background in youth theatre and children’s theatre. For the past nine years he has worked in management roles as Associate Director at Scottish Youth Theatre, Education Manager of Catherine Wheels Theatre Company and then Development Manager at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.

Helen Bain

General Manager

Joined Youth Theatre Arts Scotland: 2010

Helen has 18 years' experience working in arts, charitable and educational environments in Scotland and overseas. She loves facilitating opportunities for people to engage in cultural activity and is a particular fan of interactive and site-specific theatre. Also an accredited coach, Helen is passionate about supporting and encouraging others to achieve their potential.

James Coutts

Communications and Marketing Manager

Joined Youth Theatre Arts Scotland: 2013

Raising the profile of the arts is second nature to James. He believes that arts communication campaigns should be contemporary, confident and artistically relevant. James also manages Opening Lines, who plan and implement campaigns for clients including Théâtre Volière, Magnetic North and Alchemy Film and Moving Image Festival.

Andy Catlin

Marketing Coordinator

Joined Youth Theatre Arts Scotland: 2016

Andy is also a freelance photographer and communications/marketing consultant whose recent clients include University of Edinburgh's Music in the Community, National Galleries of Scotland, Jelly & Gin, Got Soul Choir and the Edinburgh Festival of Cycling. He previously worked as Marketing Manager at Edinburgh’s The Queen’s Hall and Traverse Theatre and Aberdeen’s The Lemon Tree.

Vikki Doig

Creative Learning Manager

Joined Youth Theatre Arts Scotland: 2015

Vikki has worked as a performer, director, teacher and creative project producer in Australia and Scotland for over 10 years. She is passionate about mentoring and supporting practitioners and artists to get the best out of their practice.

Catherine Makin

Projects Co-ordinator

Joined Youth Theatre Arts Scotland: 2017

Catherine has worked in a variety of theatre administration, project co-ordination and producing roles. She is particularly interested in festivals, new work and talent development. Prior to working with YTAS she was Artistic Administrator at the Traverse Theatre and has previously worked with companies including Underbelly and Old Vic New Voices.