The grove FM team is made up of the following members.
RADIO STATION MANAGER
Mark is the ‘commissioning editor’ who supports the radio team to plan and produce new learning opportunities.
He believes passionately in supporting Dyslexic learners and children with literacy difficulties, allowing them to express and represent themselves and their learning in innovative ways.
Avvon works at Grove FM on Wednesdays, helping to record music and edit the broadcasts. He graduated from The Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama in 2004. As an undergraduate he studied Drum Kit and as a post-graduate he studied Music Technology and Composition. He has many years of experience performing and recording for radio. When Mr. Chambers is not working with us he can be found recording and playing drums all over the world.
Maru works at Grove FM on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, making radio programmes inspired by the curriculum and children’s learning. She also works with children from the Lyndhurst Dyslexia Learning Centre.
Her background is in Visual Arts with an MFA Art Writing from Goldsmiths College and she has been working in schools, galleries & museums for more than 10 years.
PERIPATETIC RADIO INSTRUCTOR
Amy co-runs Grove FM with Maru working with Dyslexic students, on class broadcasts and Radio Club.
She is a visual artist working in schools, galleries and for art charities and is studying for a Masters in Art and Design in Education at the Institute of Education.