David Adshead, FSA

David Adshead, FSA

David Adshead, FSA DIRECTOR, THE ATTINGHAM SUMMER SCHOOL; DIRECTOR, THE LONDON HOUSE COURSE David is the Secretary of The Georgian Group, one of the country’s national amenity societies.  He was previously Head Curator and Architectural Historian for the National...
Timothy Cooke, OBE

Timothy Cooke, OBE

Timothy Cooke, OBE  CHAIRMAN Tim recently retired from a career in banking as Chairman of Lloyds Bank International based in Jersey. A graduate of University College London (Medieval & Modern History), he sustained his interest in military history throughout his...
Lorna Gartside

Lorna Gartside

Lorna Gartside ADMINISTRATOR, THE ATTINGHAM SUMMER SCHOOL Lorna has many years of experience in the conference and events field. Initially she specialised in large international conferences for Brighton Conference Office. This overlapped with a voluntary role with...
Rita Grudzien

Rita Grudzien

Rita Grudzien ADMINISTRATIVE DIRECTOR, THE ATTINGHAM STUDY PROGRAMME Having worked in special events in Canada followed by 15 years as press officer for The Royal Opera, Covent Garden, Rita established herself as a freelance arts administrator and PR consultant in...
Sara Heaton

Sara Heaton

Sara Heaton ADMINISTRATOR, ROYAL COLLECTION STUDIES Sara worked at Christies and as curator for a private collection before joining Attingham. She studied at The Wallace Collection / Birkbeck for her MA in ‘Decorative Arts and Historic Interiors’. She is on the events...