I've exhibited two media projects facilitating refugee storytelling


The Traces Timeline', part of 'Adopting Britain' at the Southbank Centre, London. 17th April 2015 - 6th September 2015


'Humans of al Rashidiya', an interactive installation as part of Dis/placed, an exhibition curated by Counterpoints Arts at Shoreditch Town Hall, London, 2015





I conduct communications training internationally for INGOs, governments and civil society organisations in contexts as varied as Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon and Bangladesh.


Clients have included Save the Children, UNICEF, Interpal, The Royal Society for Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, OXFAM, WWF.



2013 - 2018 (Anticipated)  PhD, Media Arts, Royal Holloway University


2007 - 2008 MSc Forced Migration, University of Oxford


2004 - 2007 BA (Hons) History, University of Manchester




2016 - Present Head of Capacity Building, ZINC Network

2015 - 2016 Digital Manager, Breakthrough Media

2013 - 2015 Content Strategist, White Fuse Media

2012 - 2013 Communications Manager, Refugee Support Network

2010 Media Intern, Oxfam

2009 Reporting Intern, ACTED (Kyrgyzstan)



Intermediate Russian

Basic Arabic

Mary Mitchell

Lives & works in London, UK

Permission to work in the USA

Open to international opportunities.