Meet the Team

Name: Alisha Isherwood

Pronouns: She/They

Role: Workshop Leader

Hi everyone! I am Alisha, this year’s PEACH’s workshop leader, alongside Abbie! I am a big fan of creative writing, crocheting, mojitos and trail mix, and I aim to create a safe, refreshing, and comforting space where collaboration and community can help creativity bloom!

Name: Abbie Harrison

Pronouns: She/Her

Role: Workshop Leader

Hi! I’m Abbie (she/her) and I’m the workshop leader for PEACH this year. I’m a third year history student who loves painting, poetry and all things creative! I can’t wait to get to know you all over the next year to explore, experience and enjoy the arts together! 

Name: Anthony Crittenden

Pronouns: He/Him

Role: Event Producer

Hello Peachlings! I am Anthony, lover of literature and all things words. You might find me with my head stuck in a book or eating peaches for breakfast. As PEACH’s event producer I will bring the rock and roll to this year’s magazine. 

Name: Tali Stowell

Pronouns: She/Her

Role: Event Producer

Hey pals, I’m Tali and I’m a third year International Relations student!! I’m very excited to be part of the PEACH team this year, providing you all with fun, inclusive, creative and inspiring events alongside Anthony 🙂

Name: Shwetha Mahendran

Pronouns: She/Her

Role: Social Media and Marketing Officer

I’m a postgraduate student of English Literature at Queen Mary. I revere the arts in general, but I especially enjoy poetry and fiction. I’m dedicated to putting the word out about PEACH and all the creators that contribute to it. 

Name: Zo Sajjad

Pronouns: He/Him

Role: Welfare Officer

Hey Guys, I’m Zo, and I’m a third-year English and Drama student! I’m super excited to be a part of the PEACH team as your welfare officer for the year!! I cant wait to see what all our creatives have to offer and I’m always here to listen and help make the magazine a safe space where everyone can express themselves in a healthy way!

Name: Yanisha Luckhea

Pronouns: She/Her

Role: Secretary

Hi, my name is Yanisha Luckhea, I am a third-year English student and also the secretary for Peach this year. I have an avid interest in writing poetry which highlights my Mauritian and Indian heritage, and I am excited to be part of a community which thrives upon creating art within an inclusive and diverse space!

Name: Emma Inez MacPherson

Pronouns: She/Her

Role: Assistant Editor

Arts are what hold hold us together. Letting our artistic abilities run free is part of what allows us to hope and create a world in which we want to live in. That is what Peach stands for, freedom, creativity, imagination and hope. 

Name: Alexandra Craveiro

Pronouns: She/Her

Role: Deputy Editor

Hi, I’m Alexandra and I am so excited to be PEACH’s Deputy Editor for this coming year. I have a strong love for poetry, playwriting and theatre-making! I cannot wait to nurture the beautiful, creative space that is PEACH and put together print runs that exist in their own worlds – full of new concepts, feelings and thoughts, shaped and curated using our wonderful members’ work.

Name: Maya Barter

Pronouns: She/Her

Role: Editor in Chief

Hello! My name is Maya (she/her), I’m a third year English and Drama student and this year’s Editor in Chief. I am passionate about visual art, filmmaking, writing and theatre. I’m super excited to work with all the incredible artists and writers who are part of our peachy community and celebrate everyone’s creative endeavors through workshops, open-mic nights and our collaborative print runs! 🙂