About Me

Molly joined Young at Art in 2022 as a fundraising consultant, researching new funders and preparing the case for support for future projects.

Molly has worked in fundraising since 2014 with a focus on the arts and on children and young people. Previous posts include Development Officer for Toonspeak Young People's Theatre (Glasgow), Fundraising

Manager for Imaginate, and Senior Corporate Fundraiser for Children 1st, Scotland's national children's charity. She now works as a freelance fundraising consultant and as part-time Development Manager for Imaginate, a 'sister organisation' to Young at Art based in Edinburgh.

Molly grew up in Cushendun and has a passion for youth arts in rural areas. She completed a PhD at Queen's University Belfast entitled 'Communities in Play: the social value of youth drama groups in rural areas of Northern Ireland'. Molly was a Board member of Theatre and Dance NI for five years.