Chair of BAFTA's Learning and Events Committee
Anne Morrison is Director of the BBC Academy, the BBC's centre for training. It houses the Colleges of Journalism, Production, Leadership and the Centre of Technology and its portfolio includes face to face courses, online resources and development initiatives. As well as training BBC staff, the Academy works with the wider broadcasting industry on a commercial basis and also shares some resources for free.
She took up the post in June 2009 and launched the BBC Academy later that year. At BAFTA, she is on the Board of Trustees, Chair of Learning and Events and a member of the Television Committee. Previously she was Programme Director of the Network Supply Review, planning and overseeing the dramatic growth of BBC network television from Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.
Anne's background is principally in television production starting as a producer/director and rising to become Controller, Documentaries and Contemporary Factual at the BBC responsible for 1000 staff and over £100 million in programme budgets.