Our Team


Becky jefcoate


Becky has over 25 years experience working in a wide range of museums, arts and creative cultural organisations. She was formerly Director of Releasing the Sutton Hoo Story - the National Trusts biggest heritage interpretation project, Marketing Manager for the Museum of London and Docklands Museum and Founding Director of Wells Maltings, an award winning £6M cultural development project in North Norfolk. Becky led audience development, visitor experience, marketing and learning departments at Royal Academy of Arts, Bloomsbury Theatre and Royal Opera House, developing marketing campaigns, events and exhibition programmes, festivals and community engagement initiatives. Becky established the Wells Pirate Festival and the Bloomsbury Festival, launched Londons first 24 hour gallery opening at the RA, the Lates programme and Online Museum at Museum of London. 


kate owens

Collections Manager.

The job may have changed, but in one way or another Kate has been at the Cartoon Museum since 2006.  Before she joined Team CM she worked at Kenwood House and Westminster Abbey.  Kate has over 15 years experience of working in the cultural sector and has a love of all things museum-y.  


Alison Brown

Retail & Front of House Manager.

Alison Brown has been the happy face at the front desk of the museum since May 2006. Before she joined the museum she worked at the Courtauld Gallery Shop and the V&A Museum Shop. She has a background in Art and Photography, as well as a long-standing love of comics and cartoons.


Steve marchant

Learning Officer.

Steve Marchant is the Cartoon Museum’s Learning Coordinator/Tutor and Comic Art Curator. As a cartoonist, he has worked for the BBC, British Airways, ITV, and numerous educational publications. He is also a qualified youth worker/tutor that teaches cartoon art classes in schools, libraries and universities in and around London.

We are currently RECRUITING for a Director. For more information and a full job description, please send an mail to jobs@cartoonmuseum.org