Our team

We know the arts, cultural, creative, public, private, and academic sectors

We are a small team with lots of experience who get things done by expanding to work with a whole bunch of different Colluders on a case-by-case basis.

Rachel Drury, Director & Co-founder 

Rachel is a creative producer, fundraiser and strategist who leads on Collusion’s forward strategy, funding raising, and partnership development. For 15 years, Rachel worked at a senior level for Arts Council England contributing to strategic developments and place-making initiatives such as the £110m shared prospectus with EEDA and national programmes including The Space. Since leaving in 2013, she’s raised in excess of £3m for a range of arts projects.

Rich Hall, Director

Rich has a wide interest in creative technology, working to realise our projects and support the artists we work with. He is experienced in devising, delivering, and supporting a broad range of technology systems. Prior to working at Collusion, he was IT applications architect at Cambridgeshire County Council, working across a diverse range of projects, systems, and communities.

Michelle Brace, Creative Producer

Michelle is a freelance producer working with Collusion to deliver our project activities, including Maker Takeover and Minecraft Wisbech. Michelle produces amazing creative technology projects for young people, including Sonic Pi: Live & Coding for Cambridge Junction and Ready Player One in Haverhill.