Deepa Naik joined the AHF in September 2023 as an Evaluation and Data Officer.
Deepa Naik is a creative consultant and researcher with extensive experience collaborating with cultural organisations, public bodies, and academic institutions. She has mapped creative hubs, evaluated place-based cultural programmes, and delivered public engagement initiatives. Deepa's recent projects include evaluating TK Tresorys, a culture-led regeneration scheme, producing impact frameworks for Historic England, and developing creative enterprise programmes for the British Council. She has worked with Falmouth University, Bishopsgate Institute, the Cornwall Museum Partnership, Cornwall Council, and Essex County Council. As a co-founder and co-director of This Is Not A Gateway and Myrdle Court Press, she curated cross-cultural festivals, publications, and events, earning recognition for engaging multiple communities within cultural forums.