Our Team

Deborah Coughlin

Artistic Director

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Deborah Coughlin as Artistic Director. Deborah, a writer, artist and producer, is the founding director of the all-women performance company Gaggle. She contributes to BBC Radio 4, The Guardian, iD, Vice and Stylist amongst others, and has produced work at the Southbank Centre, the Royal Albert Hall, the Institute of Contemporary Arts and the National Gallery.

Marion Chadwick


Marion Chadwick began her involvement with The Old Church as a volunteer. As Manager, she supervises bookings, finances, volunteer engagement and building maintenance. Marion’s background is in television journalism (including ITN/News at Ten; TV-am) and live event production (including The Rory Peck Awards; The Jerusalem Awards).

Tamar Gogolashvili


Tamar joined the Old Church team in March 2017 to help with bookings and building maintenance. She is also the Communications, Administration and Hospitality Coordinator at St Mary’s New Church. Tamar was previously an Event Coordinator at Brasserie Blanc restaurant.

Hannah Fiddy

Marketing Manager

Hannah joined the team in November 2016. She was previously Marketing Manager at Spitalfields Music, and has a passion for making classical music more accessible.

Lili Barcroft

OPEN:Art Co-ordinator

Lili’s background is in community arts management and theatre design.  She has volunteered at The Old Church for a number of years. Lili co-ordinates our monthly, all-age art sessions.


Our volunteers are a vital part of our team. They run events: fire stewarding and running the bar. They also welcome visitors on our regular Open Mornings, and help budding artists at our OPEN:Art sessions. Join the team.