Our Team

We have a core team who make ISTA tick. Based all around the world, these lovely people will often be your first point of contact and your ‘go-to’ with any questions.

They are always on hand to help and make sure your ISTA experience is the best it can possibly be. 

For specific enquiries, you can contact:

Sally Robertson – Executive Director (Perth, WA, Australia)
sally@ista.co.uk
Email for programming…or just to say hello

Ian Pike – Assistant Executive Director (Lymm, Cheshire, United Kingdom)
ian@ista.co.uk
Email for IB workshops, TaPS, artist issues…as well as how to become a successful marathon runner

Jo Parish – Finance Director (Helston, Cornwall, United Kingdom)
jo@ista.co.uk
Email for anything to do with money matters (accounts, payments, invoices, etc etc)…k-ching (£££), k-ching ($$$)

Tom Scott – Senior Producer, Safety Manager, Membership & Programming Coordinator and AiR Coordinator(Falmouth, United Kingdom)
tom@ista.co.uk
Email for HS festivals, membership, AiR programme and any issues concerning managing risk…not to mention any ‘Rough Guide’ travel advice and unlocking the world of aviation

Keriann O’Rourke – Event Coordinator, Social Media and IT Coordinator (Singapore)
keriann@ista.co.uk
Email for events in Singapore, MS and PS festivals and all social media/IT issues…as well as boxing tips

Helen Abbott – Event Coordinator (Brussels, Belgium)
helen@ista.co.uk
Email for HS, MS and PS festivals…and for anything related to Shakespeare or dog training

Sophie Galton – Event Coordinator (London, United Kingdom)
sophie@ista.co.uk
Email for HS, MS and PS festivals…and for any inspiring vegetarian and gluten free recipes