She is a Director of Mission Models Money, an Associate of the think tank Demos, a Director of ThreeJohnsandShelagh and an Associate of the Culture+Conflict initiative. Her publications include: Creativity Money Love; After the Crunch; So.What Do You Do?; Making Good Work and Design for Learning; in addition to articles and papers on sustainable cultural and creative enterprise, skills and investment policy. Shelagh has led programmes of work on policy and practice in the UK, was a contributor to the Creative Britain strategy and a member of the EU Expert Working Group on the Creative Industries. She is also on the boards of several UK arts and cultural organisations.