About Us

Jenny Williams - Founder of Take the SpaceJenny Williams - Founder and Lead Consultants

Jenny has worked in the field of equality and diversity within an arts context for a number of years.  

Her in-depth of understanding of arts diversity practice has been developed over many years in the arts and has included Head of Diversity for Arts Council England, national office.  Previous to this, Jenny‚Äôs interest was first ignited as Education Director at Tricycle Theatre where she worked alongside diverse communities, audiences and artists.  Jenny has a full understanding of the arts, having worked for other major organisations including English Touring Opera, fundraiser and for Local Government[s] setting the strategic local framework for arts policy. Jenny is a Clore Fellow 2007/8.

Jenny set up her own consultancy in 2006 having left the Arts Council, Take the Space, which is focused on nurturing and developing diverse talent.

Jenny is a Clore Fellow and a qualified life coach.