Spike Design Coordinator
Jane MacFarlane joined Spike Island in November 2010 and has been working within the Creative Industries Hub sector for over 12 years. She manages the day to day running of Spike Design, including tenancies, organising training and networking opportunities, events and external hires.
Jane studied interior design and went on to form her own design practice as well as to lecture at the University of Northampton. After completion of a PGC in Creative Industries, Jane worked at the Portfolio Innovation Centre in Northampton.
A committee member of WEDF (West of England Design Forum), Jane is also a Creative Coach with a particular interest in young creative entrepreneurs. She has previously been a Business Advisor with ‘Young Enterprise’, and has also worked as a Creative facilitator with Design Students at the City of Bristol College.