Pip Piper (creative director)
The founder of OSBD over 16 years ago, Pip is a qualified youth worker with a background working with gangs and other groups of hard to reach young people. He is an experienced film producer, and has been involved in media creation and filmmaking for over 15 years. He has achieved both national and international success with a number of cutting edge documentaries, establishing OSBD as an award winning media charity, creating resources for and with young people. In 2002 Pip began developing feature films and recently acted as UK producer on his first full-length feature, The Insatiable Moon
. Pip also acts as a consultant to a number of national and international charities to help develop their thinking and strategies around visual communication in a digital world.
Rob Taylor (chair of trustees)
Rob was Chief Executive of a national homelessness charity but also has a background of almost 25 years in the creative industries including tour and stage management, concert promotion, and artist management. More recently his work has included feature films, music videos, community based media and online artist promotions. He is a fellow of the Royal Society of the Arts and Chair of Punch Records, a major player in the world of Black and Asian music, art and street performance. As a former Chief Executive in the Third Sector, Rob continues to works as a consultant with Boards and Senior Management Teams specialising in corporate governance, organisational turnaround and business recovery.
Tim Dendy (Curator/Artist in Residence)
Tim is a freelance filmmaker, video artist, VJ and photographer. He has a long history with “The Dog” having been part of the very early vision and development of the charity. Tim is involved in curating/planning worship for the Moot community. A fresh expressions/new monastic project that meets in central London’. www.moot.uk.net
Sarah Green (producer)
Sarah has been involved in planning and delivering projects for OSBD for 10 years and returns to us after a short career break. She provides a lot of the pre-production support to
major projects as well as working as a part of the production team.