Meet The Staff

steve1Steve Swindon, CEO of TAPE

Steve overlooks all of the projects that happen here at TAPE.  He is the project lead for regularly occurring projects such as The Coastline Film Festival, the IGNITE project, the Conwy Community Podcast and the Backstage Youth Club.  Steve is also involved in social care development and advocacy and is key support for volunteers and staff. To contact Steve, please email him at

Neil1Neil Dunsire, Project Manager

Neil focusses on the project management and delivery of many projects running here at TAPE.  He is project lead for regular groups such as Ghostbuskers, Rhyl Reflections and Fortified Beats.  Neil also works on commercial project development and is head of our Blow-Up Cinema.  To contact Neil, email him at

Operations & IT/Equipment Support

Lee looks after all of the kit here at TAPE and makes sure it is all maintained to a high standard. Lee is also our go-to guy for all things IT related. Lee also procures and manages film licences for any screenings held at TAPE.  He’s also a project worker for The Coastline Film Festival and offers management support to Steve and Neil.  Lee is  the fire safety assistant at TAPE. Lee is contactable at

Sam Martin, Centre Support Worker

Sam is involved in project support and delivery here at TAPE, and is lead of the Animation Club.   He is also main centre support and is on hand to set-up rooms or help visitors and volunteers.  Sam also looks after the maintenance of the building and is both a health & safety assistant and a fire assistant.  Contact Sam at


Zara looks after the website and the social media accounts here at TAPE and The Coastline Film Festival.  Zara is also a project worker for The Coastline Film Festival and The Coastline Sofa Cinema and is point of contact for attendees and for information regarding tickets to events. Contact Zara at


Kirsten is a project worker for both The Coastline Film Festival and The Coastline Sofa Cinema.  She is involved in the organisation and delivery of the events. Kirsten is also the point of contact for organisations and businesses who wish to get involved in either of the projects. Kirsten is contactable at

Haley, Business Administration

Haley looks after all of our book-keeping and accounts here at TAPE.  Haley is point of call for the administration side of the centre and also oversees the payroll.  Haley also manages our gratefully received donations.  Haley is currently on maternity leave but will be back with us soon.