Who

Our Team

Drama development worker

Originally from south East London, my heart now belongs to Newcastle. Since graduating from Northumbria university with a BA Hons in drama in 2002, I have worked consistently in the north east....

Volunteer

I'm Lizzie and I live in Newcastle Upon Tyne. In 2012 I Graduated from London South Bank University with a BA Hons in Film Stuides. Since moving back to Newcastle I began offering help and support...

Creative Producer, Director

I set up Little Big Butterfly in 2010, after having worked throughout the region for over 10 years within both the statutory and voluntary sector as a qualified youth worker, drama/film...

Writer in Residence

My name is Ishy Din, I'm a writer from and still based in Middlesbrough, my work has been presented on TV, Film and in the Theatre. I have also worked on a number of community projects in schools...

Friends Of Little Big Butterfly

Patron

I’m Ashleigh and I am patron of Little Big Butterfly. I came on board to help spread the word about the great work Little Big Butterfly do.
I have an ‘Ashleigh’ brand which I started back in...

I am Brian Harrison and I live in Northumberland. I am a qualified social worker and teacher. I have worked for 35 years in Health and Social Care for a local County Council. I manage all of the...

I am Zakkiya Khanom and I live in Whitley Bay. I am a play worker at a school in North Tyneside. In my free time I enjoy painting and drawing and watching movies. In supporting the minorities as a...

Genuine, conscientious and committed, I’m passionate about PR and digital communications and have wanted to work in the field for as long as I can remember.
My specialty is thinking...

Hi I'm Aylssa Cowell and I'm working as a School Counsellor in Brunei. I qualified as a Youth Worker in 2002 and am currently studying towards a Masters in Education. I have over 14 years...

I am an award winning documentary film maker for TV and the non-broadcast sector. My approach is to treat the people I film as collaborators rather than subjects and it is these relationships that...

I am Roxanne Malleson, I live in Newcastle and I am a lecturer at South Tyneside college. I have my own business, a counselling service. I am a governor at Heaton Manor School. I have 17 years...

Hello I'm Sean, I'm a nurse. I started nursing in 2010 and qualified in 2013, choosing to specialise in Critical Care and Major Burns. In my free time I enjoy running long distances pushing myself...

Hi my name is Orlean Harbinson, I have been working with young people and children for twenty five years. I started as a teacher in Newcastle in 1990. Moved to Edinburgh where I lived for 13 years...

Directors

Director

I'm Fiona and a qualified, BACP accredited Counsellor employed currently in the NHS working with young people and their families. I have been fortunate in my 18 year career to have worked in both...

Director

An admirer of Little Big Butterfly since its inception, I’m now thrilled to be part of the team. Fortunate to enjoy a diverse education and careers taking me around the world, I’m happiest in the...

Creative Producer, Director

I set up Little Big Butterfly in 2010, after having worked throughout the region for over 10 years within both the statutory and voluntary sector as a qualified youth worker, drama/film...