We provide an equality of opportunity for students around the world to see science as something for them, through connecting them online with scientists, engineers, medics and mathematicians just like them.

Shane McCracken


Shane is the Director of Gallomanor Communications Ltd, which he set up in 2001. He’s worked in advertising, TV and publishing and doesn’t regard marketing as a dirty word. A longer bio is available here.

Jamie Sloan

Project Wrangler

Jamie joined the team in 2020. He has many years’ experience in science education and communication, which mainly involved making various things explode, freeze, or explode because they froze.

Alex Edwards


Alex works full-time behind the scenes of the I'm a.... projects. Her background and degrees are in Wildlife Biology and Science Communication.

Emily Paget

Emily Paget

Site Manager

Emily joined the team with a mass of cynical and critical thoughts on communication, technology, accessibility and the technical side of the site.

Josh Doyle


Josh joined us in 2013 after a chemistry degree and a stint as a moderator on the projects. He now works remotely helping us with evaluation, systems, data, but never coffee.

Josie Miller


Josie has a background in event and festivals management, but her favourite bit was always the writing. Now she looks after our communications while drinking roughly 9-10 cups of tea per day.

Michaela Butler

Michaela Butler

Project Wrangler

Michaela has a background and degree in visual arts. She is the calm power behind the smooth running of our projects.

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Get in Touch

Always happy to talk or meet for coffee and cake

Find us at the office

7 -9 North Parade Buildings




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Shane McCracken

+44 1225 326892

+44 7720 297515


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