Tess Howell has been General Manager at Vincent Dance Theatre since 2011. Previously she was Company Manager with Jasmin Vardimon Company (2006-10). She also works as a Freelance Consultant and Manager for a host of arts and cultural organisations including: Ragroof Theatre, Trackways and Spirithorse. Tess has a Post Graduate Diploma in the use of the Arts for educational and therapeutic purposes and has collaborated on a large number of community arts, carnival, art therapy and performance projects both across the UK and in the USA. She is a committed 5Rhythms dance practitioner and is passionate about dance and art as a tool for personal and social transformation.