Our Board

Tracey Delaney

Tracey’s background is in banking and management and she currently specialises in accounting. She brings an outside-the-industry perspective to her board role, advising and supporting the company as an audience advocate. She has a keen interest in the arts and Rhubarb’s work and spends her free time raising her family.


Ben Glover

Ben graduated from Bishop Grosseteste University in 2014, with a 1st class honours degree in Drama in the Community. He has a strong interest in Street Theatre, Storytelling, and Educational drama and since graduating, has been working as a freelance drama practitioner and performer.


Chris Kirkwood

Chris has been the CEO of Lincoln Drill Hall since 2013.  In a theatre career spanning more than 20 years he has worked in West End Box Offices and as a Stage Manager in theatres across southern England. He was Arts Officer for Lincolnshire County Council, and from 2007-13 was Executive Director of New Perspectives Theatre Company.


5ad8d526125452d3b298ca460951c4de_400x400Elaine Knight

Elaine Knight, Performing Arts Manager for artsNK has 25 years experience of developing high quality arts in rural areas. Elaine is particularly interested in enabling and inspiring others, giving them the opportunity to develop their skills, their passion and their potential through the performing arts.


Michael Harrison

Mike worked for 26 years as a photographer working with a variety of clients including those promoting the performing arts. In 2006, he followed a new path and now works as a primary school teacher. He advises Rhubarb on current educational requirements and helps identify opportunities to enhance delivery and understanding of the curriculum.