Meet our team

Sound Women Board

Our management board consists of women who have a successful career working in audio, operating at the highest level of industry standards.

Chris Burns

Chris Burns

Sound Women Role: Chair

Head of Group Operations, BBC Audio and Music

Maria Williams

Maria Williams

Sound Women Role: Director, Regions

Executive Producer

Jo Coombs

Jo Coombs

Sound Women Role: Finance Director

Creative Director, Loftus Media

Sue Ahern

Sue Ahern

Sound Women Role: Director, Training and Mentoring

Training Director, Creative People

Fi Glover

Fi Glover

Sound Women Role: Director

Broadcaster

Carina Tillson

Carina Tillson

Sound Women Role: Director, Digital

Competition Policy, Ofcom

Lisa Kerr

Lisa Kerr

Sound Women Role: Director, Campaigns and Research

Consultant

Cat Macdonald

Cat Macdonald

Sound Women Role: Director, Communications

Cat Macdonald, Communications Director (News & Communications), Absolute Radio

Sound Leaders

Our Leaders have extensive leadership experience in the broadcasting and audio field – they are the superstars that bring together everything we do, and make it happen.

Natasha Maw

Natasha Maw

Sound Women Role: Leader, Training and Mentoring

Consultant

Rosie Barlett

Rosie Barlett

Sound Women Role: Leader, Training and Mentoring

Training and Communications Consultant

Ruth Peacock

Ruth Peacock

Sound Women Role: Leader, Events

Consultant

Fari Bradley

Fari Bradley

Sound Women Role: Leader, Events

Presenter and Producer, Resonance FM

Heather Davis

Heather Davis

Sound Women Role: Leader, Digital

Producer, Unusual Productions

Fiona Hodge

Fiona Hodge

Sound Women Role: Leader, Digital

Senior Content Producer, BBC Radio 4

Jo Welch

Jo Welch

Sound Women Role: Leader, Development & Research

Diversity Manager, Creative Skillset

Julie Hadwin

Julie Hadwin

Sound Women Role: Leader, Development & Research

Radio Manager, Creative Skillset

Emma Bradshaw

Emma Bradshaw

Sound Women Role: Leader, Membership communications

BBC, Researcher, Social Media and Online

Caroline Elliot

Caroline Elliot

Sound Women Role: Leader, Income Generation

Consultant

Lucy Duffield

Lucy Duffield

Sound Women Role: Leader, Regions

Radio Production Assistant, Somethin’ Else