Jae is the Digital Marketing and Communications Intern for Arts Connect.
Jae is a multidisciplinary artist with a range of skills from, Graphic design, Producing events, and facilitating workshops with wxmen, LGBTQ+ young people and SEN young people.
Jae has delivered Spoken word workshops in a community environment, Resilience workshops in Black Country schools, Bath-bomb making as part of Impact Hubs Decolonise not Diversify Festival and Body painting workshops as part of PMT: Powering the Matriarchy Festival. Jae is passionate about anything that allows people from marginalised groups to unlock and explore their creativity.
Jae’s digital marketing journey started after interning at FCB Inferno as part of The Girlhood’s scheme to get more young women into the digital marketing and advertising world. Jae fell in love with the way that marketing and communications allow us to tell stories and the magic behind building a narrative to help support brands, achieve their desired outcomes and embody their values.
Jae provides support to the digital marketing and communications activities of Arts Connect with a particular focus on developing social media reach and impact,creating assets for and running social and digital media campaigns, while learning the key skills of digital arts marketing to support future career development.
Jae is ferociously Brummy and outside of work at Arts Connect Jae freelances as a Hairstylist which has given her the opportunity to work at Curly Treats Festival as well as BoomTown Festival. Jae sings raps and paints and when you don’t see her creating you can probably find her knitting with her cat Onyx not too far away.