Kevin Harrison - Director
Kevin is the Director of Creating Conversations and Artlink Central and has many years experience of designing creative experiences in conjunction with artists and public bodies. Kevin joined the organisation five years ago and was previously Arts and Wellbeing Manager with Sense Scotland, supporting a Scotland-wide participation in the arts for disabled people with communication needs. Kevin is also a trustee for Scottish Prison Arts Network.
Kevin has experience of leading creative arts programmes alongside public and third sector partners, including public and sited arts projects, social prescription services, and service design programmes, embedding collaboration between participants and professional artists and designers at the heart of all the work of Artlink Central and Creating Conversations.
Sharon Burkey - Sales & Marketing Manager
Sharon is Creating Conversations Sales and Marketing Manager and responsible for the development and management of the Creating Conversations Activity Kits and future product development.
With a keen interest in people Sharon worked for many years as a sales consultant and careers coach before relocating to Scotland. With a keen interest in psychology and behaviour Sharon is currently working towards her degree in Psychotherapy and is also currently studying the use of Hypnotherapy within healthcare.
Rosas Mitchell - Consultant
Rosas brings considerable experience, insight and guidance to both Creating Conversations and Artlink Central. Her experience spans over many years and includes counselling, mentoring, training and evaluating a wide range of services for people with dementia.
Rosas is passionate about the huge contribution the Arts, in all it’s various expressions, has to offer people who live with dementia. Both in capturing the sheer enjoyment of life, finding increased sense of identity and regaining some control over their lives.