Rhian is a director, commissioner, facilitator and producer. She has worked in opera for the last twenty years, and was Director of Youth & Community for Welsh National Opera from 2007 - 2014. Rhian is now Creative Director of Operasonic (www.operasonic.co.uk), and the Partnership Manager for ArtWorks Cymru (www.artworks.cymru). She is also a creative agent in two schools for the Arts Council Wales Lead Creative Schools scheme. Rhian loves being a RESEO member and is currently Chair of the Steering Committee. She furthermore manages the Erasmus + project SPACE - Agents of Change in Education.
Languages: English, some French, German and Welsh
Contact: rhian (at) reseo.org
Clare Guss-West BHum MA (Switzerland) - External Advisor
Arts advocate, innovator and trainer, Clare’s work brings together the fields of dance, opera, holistic health and scientific research. She began her career as choreographer and opera director and went on to develop an ‘holistic ballet’™ approach to training. She is Director the European Dance & Creative Wellness Foundation and contributed 4 years to the RESEO Steering Committee 2010 – 2014. She continues to contribute to the network as External Advisor.
Languages: French, English, Spanish, some German
Roshnara Corby (France) - Communications
Roshnara specialises in international communication and is currently based in Toulouse, France. She holds a degree in Intercultural Relations and International Communication from the Université Lille 3 Charles de Gaulle and has organized seminars and training events related to arts and culture and non-formal education for organizations across Europe, first working with RESEO in 2013.
Languages: French, English, Italian, some German
Contact: communications (at) reseo.org
Alexandra Ringeval Van-Peteghem (France) - Membership coordinator
Alexandra holds an MBA in Cultural Project management and worked for a non-profit organization dedicated to art and culture in Hong Kong. She also contributed to expatriates networks, improving meetings in a spirit of openness and conviviality. Prior to her responsibilities with RESEO, she was an international business lawyer.
Languages: French, English
Contact: membership (at) reseo.org
Sybilla Britani (Belgium) – Project Manager, Get Close to Opera
Sybilla specialises in cultural project management and research on EU culture and development policies. She has been involved in the coordination of UK film and photography festivals and worked for non-profit network dedicated to partnerships of EU cultural institutes. Sybilla holds a double MA Crossways in Cultural Narratives from University of St Andrews and Université de Perpignan and an MA in Spanish and Political Science from University of Edinburgh.
Languages: English, French, Polish and Spanish
Contact: gcto (at) reseo.org