Sarah Dance is Chair of Creative Estuary. She is a strategic consultant for the culture and creative industries and has high level experience in business and capital development, fundraising, organisational change and leadership mentoring. Sarah has led a wide range of cultural organisations including Northcott Theatre, Discover Children’s Story Centre Culture South East and Screen South.
Sarah is Deputy Chair of South East Local Enterprise Partnership (SELEP). Chair of the Kent Cultural Transformation Board, and Co-Chair of the South East Creative Economy Network. She has led the visioning of Thames Estuary Production Corridor in the south east and is co-Chair of the informal Partner Board. She is a fellow of the Royal Society of Arts.