Who we are

DigiTales Directors

Mark Dunford- mark@digi-tales.org.uk 

Mark is an academic and researcher who has worked at Goldsmiths, University of London, University of Brighton and the University of East London.  From 2004-2008, Mark was Executive Director of Hi8us Projects where he ran Inclusion Through Media, a partnership based action research programme using media as a means to investigate ways to empower people in their communities. He has worked at the BBC, British Film Institute and Arts Council England and was appointed a Fellow of the Royal Society for the Arts.

Tricia Jenkins- tricia@digi-tales.org.uk

Tricia is an academic, researcher and  Digital Storytelling and Participatory Video facilitator.  She started her career teaching media studies and video production in further education and has over 35 years experience as a teacher, trainer and manager of practice-based research projects.  She is an Associate Lecturer on the MA Arts Administration and Cultural Policy at the Institute of Creative and Cultural Entrepreneurship, Goldsmiths, University of London and is Senior Associate (Portugal) with Participatory Video company InsightShare.   She has recently completed her PhD in Digital Storytelling with Older People.