Communications and Engagement Manager
Carys is Creative Cardiff's Communications and Engagement Officer. She delivers the Creative Cardiff Communications Strategy and works with the team to share and amplify their work. Carys has a focus on sharing Cardiff's creative story with the network and beyond, as well as making sure Creative Cardiff connects and supports Cardiff's creative community through their communications and events.
Originally from North Wales, Carys moved to Cardiff in 2017 after graduating from Bangor University with a degree in English Literature. In 2017-18, she studied an MA in Arts Management at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama (RWCMD). Whilst studying, she worked part-time at the Wales Millennium Centre, before going to work full-time at RWCMD as a Creative Programming and Marketing Assistant. She has also worked in freelance and voluntary roles with Hay Festival, Bafta Cymru, Swn Festival, BBC Cymru and Literature Wales. Before her current role with Creative Cardiff, she worked as a Communications and Events Officer with the Learning and Teaching Academy at Cardiff University.