Joel Mills is Senior Programme Manager, Music at British Council, the UK’s international organisation for cultural relations. Working in music and arts for over 20 years, she has experience that straddles both the commercial and independent music sector, managing artists, programming a venue, and working with many music festivals and promoters.
Joel devises, develops and oversees a wide range of programme of international music and arts projects, collaborations and commissions including many leads on music showcasing programmes. She has worked extensively across sub- Saharan Africa, South and East Asia. She has developed major programme strands including Folk Nation, Film, Archive and Music Lab, and Convergence, which explores art, music and technology.
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