Meet our team

Sound Patrons

Sound Women are proud to be supported by three inspirational patrons.

Annie Nightingale MBE

Annie Nightingale MBE

Broadcaster and Legend

BBC Radio 1

Jane Garvey

Jane Garvey

Presenter, Woman’s Hour

BBC Radio 4

Angie Greaves

Angie Greaves

Presenter

Magic 105.4

Sound Ambassador

By spreading the word about Sound Women, our ambassador is spoiling us…

Fi Glover

Fi Glover

Broadcaster and writer

Sound Board

Our management board consists of women with successful careers in audio and radio, operating at the highest industry standards.

Chris Burns

Chris Burns

Sound Women Role: Chair

Head of Group Operations, BBC Radio

Maria Williams

Maria Williams

Sound Women Role: Managing Director

Independent 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

Carina Tillson

Carina Tillson

Sound Women Role: Director, Digital

Competition Policy, Ofcom

Lisa Kerr

Lisa Kerr

Sound Women Role: Director, Campaigns and Research

Media and Communications Consultant

Cat Martin

Cat Martin

Sound Women Role: Director, Communications

Communications Director, Bauer Media

  Caroline Mitchell

Caroline Mitchell

Sound Women Role: Director

Senior Lecturer in Radio, University of Sunderland
Researcher in women and radio/community radio

Nicky Birch

Nicky Birch

Sound Women Role: Director

Rosina Sound

AnnaMaria Williams

AnnaMaria Williams

Sound Women Role: Board Administrator

Business Manager, BBC 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.

Sue Bowerman

Sue Bowerman

Sound Women Role: Leader, Training

Producer and Course Leader, University of West London

Dina Jahina

Dina Jahina

Sound Women Role: Leader, Events

Independent Radio Producer

Maire Devine

Maire Devine

Sound Women Role: Leader, Regions

Senior Broadcast Producer, BBC News

Liz Jaynes

Liz Jaynes

Leader, Digital

Senior Content Producer, BBC Radio 3, 4 and 4 Extra

Nan Davies

Nan Davies

Sound Women Role: Leader, Podcast

Executive Producer, Somethin’ Else

Emma Bradshaw

Emma Bradshaw

Sound Women Role: Leader, Membership communications

Editorial Curator, BBC TV and iPlayer

Emma Corsham

Emma Corsham

Sound Women Role: Leader, London Salons

Freelance Producer and Tech Op

Sound Advisers

Liz Barclay

Liz Barclay

Broadcaster, Writer, and Media Trainer
Helen Zaltzman

Helen Zaltzman

Podcaster, Answer Me This! and The Allusionist
Fari Bradley

Fari Bradley

Presenter and Producer, Resonance104.4FM / Resonance Extra