We’re a small team of creative people with a mix of interests in wellness, art, design, music, gigs and festivals. Most of the team work part-time and we’re all passionate about continuing to breathe life into our amazing venue.

There’s something special about Left Bank Leeds and we want to share it with as many people as possible.

Courtney Spencer, Director

Strategic development, fundraising and programming

Joanna Reed, Marketing Manager

Marketing, communications and branding

Helen Tulloch, Marketing Coordinator

Marketing and communications

Esme Lunken, Head of Events & Operations

Commercial development, bar, events, private hire and parties

Sarah Walker, Wedding Manager

Wedding consultation and management

Steve Corbridge, Site Manager

Buildings maintenance

Linda Horsburgh, Volunteer Manager

Volunteer and event development

Max Lia, Bar Manager

Managing bar and private events

Fran Dunn, Finance Manager

Finances, invoicing and payments


With overall responsibility and accountability for our charity, our board of trustees are:

Mike Love

Nicola Hambridge

Anna Hall

Simon Hall

Giselle Shaw