The Team

At UnitedKpop we pride ourselves on being a diverse and supportive team. We are a strong team of passionate volunteers who dedicate their free time to bringing you the latest and greatest in Korean music and events in the UK and Europe. Whether you’re looking to contact a specific staff member, or would just like to get to know us a little bit more – check out our staff roster below!

Senior Team

Freya Bigg

Holly Smith
Chief Editor

Kristine Phillips
Assistant Editor

Michael East
IT Support/Chief Photographer


Creative Team

Emily Stewart

Angela Bauer

Chelsea Visda

Lore Walsh
Designer (UKP Magazine)

Lydia O’Neill
Video Editor

Safia Musa
Video Editor/Photographer


Editorial Team

Amy Furney
Writer / Watch (Film/Drama Reviews) / Korean Language

Ann Amarawansa
Writer / Upcoming Events

Donna Sheffield
Writer / Culture / Weekly Idol

Emma Alford
Writer / News Round-up / MV Breakdown

Jenny Nguyen
Writer / Fan Talent

Katy Small
Writer / Learn With K-pop

Lerah Barcenilla
Writer / Top 10 / Guest Articles

Locke Kaito
Writer / Friday Food

Sophia Tang
Writer/Photographer / Release Round-up / Weekly Idol

Josh Naughton

Zahra Onsori

Keeley Burridge
Writer (UKP Magazine)

Tania Tavares-Pinto
Writer (UKP Magazine)