Aislinn Ryan, Project Manager, ITAC IMPACT: Climate
UK/ New Zealand
London-based Aislinn is the Project Manager for ITAC’s pioneering new initiative ‘ITAC IMPACT: Climate’.
Working alongside a climate expert, a curriculum designer, and partner networks, Aislinn coordinates the activities of the Climate Collective: an international cohort of teaching artists commissioned to design and deliver community-engagement projects that combat climate change. Prior to joining ITAC Aislinn worked in the Tours and Projects department at Askonas Holt, managing international tours for major orchestras and dance companies. She has worked for English Touring Opera, where she managed relationships with trusts and foundations, brokered creative partnerships, and expanded the membership scheme. Aislinn also previously served on the Board of OYAP (Oxfordshire Youth Arts Partnership). Aislinn is a former professional dancer; she toured the world as the Principal dancer of Riverdance and is a qualified Irish dance teacher. She has a BA(Hons) in English Literature and History from Victoria University in her hometown of Wellington, New Zealand.