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2 June 2014
BAFTA masks wait to be presented at the Orange British Academy Film Awards.BAFTA / Marc Hoberman

The Academy is a membership-led organisation with an administrative team running day-to-day activities and implementing the decisions of the Board of Trustees.


Senior Executives' Office

  • Amanda Berry OBE, Chief Executive
  • Kevin Price, Chief Operating Officer
  • Georgina Norton, Executive Assistant to the COO
  • Kemuel Solomon, Executive Office Coordinator & Assistant to the CEO
  • Lauren Young, HR Officer


  • Karena Smith, Archive Manager
  • Doreen Dean MBE, Academy Archivist
  • Jaine Holford, Archive and Exhibitions Consultant
  • Janette Dalley, Photography Director
  • Christine Robertson, Photography Editor


  • Kelly Smith, Head of Television & Games
  • Deena Wallace, Head of Film
  • Emma Baehr, Acting Head of Film
  • Siobhan Pridgeon, Senior Awards Officer
  • David Lortal, Awards Officer
  • Bradley Down, Awards Officer
  • Rob Jones, Games Administrator and Awards Assistant
  • Helen Kierney, Awards Event Producer

BAFTA Productions

  • Clare Brown, Director of Production
  • Cassandra Hybel, Content Producer/Production Manager
  • Ryan Doherty, Content Producer/Production Manager
  • Daniel Dalton, In-House Editor
  • Sophie Klein, Production Secretary
  • Georgina Cunningham, Production Assistant

Business and Finance

  • Tricia Duffy, Commercial Consultant
  • Lauren Richards, Management Accountant (maternity leave)
  • Giles Barnett, Acting Management Accountant
  • Graham Bowen, Finance & Business Affairs Officer
  • Jessica Lunniss, Finance Officer
  • Joe Baxter, Finance Administrator

Partnerships & Development

  • Louise Robertson, Head of Partnerships
  • Andrew Overin, Head of Fundraising
  • Natalie Moss, Senior Partner Manager
  • Amy Elton, Partner Manager
  • Phil Eacott, Partnerships Executive

Learning & Events

  • Tim Hunter, Director of Learning & Events
  • Niyi Akeju, PR & Learning Campaigns Manager
  • Mariayah Kaderbhai, Screenings Programmer and Freelance Events Producer
  • Alex Cook, Senior Manager, New Talent
  • Katie Campbell, Skills Development Manager
  • Johanna Hatch, Games Events Programmer
  • Kam Kandola, Television Events Producer
  • Lisa Prime, Children’s Events Programmer
  • Julia Carruthers, Learning & Events Officer
  • Jess Lenten, PR & Marketing Assistant
  • Evan Horan, Learning & Events Assistant
  • Ciara Teggart, Learning & Events Intern


  • Jim Bradshaw, Head of Membership
  • Sam Rhodes, Membership Officer

Publishing & Communications

  • Pippa Irvine, Digital Communications Manager
  • Adam Tuck, Graphic Designer
  • Genevieve Smith, Digital Marketing & Content Manager
  • Nick Williams, Press & Communications Officer
  • Oliver Goldman, Communications Assistant
  • Emma Reidy, Digital Projects Assistant
  • Danielle Rayner, Communications Intern

Facilities & Front of House

  • Pauline Campbell, Head of Facilities
  • Angus Martin, Chief Projectionist
  • Stuart Allison, Senior Projectionist
  • Sue Atkinson, Facilities Administrator
  • Anne Freeman, Day Receptionist
  • Emily Payne, Day Receptionist
  • Terry Buegg, Evening Receptionist
  • Yemi Adenle, Club Host
  • Julian Beentjes, Club Host
  • Rose Mathurin, Club Host
  • Selina Brathwaite, Club Host
  • Nina Voelker, Club Host
  • Charlie Morton, Club Host
  • Penelope Sharp, Club Host
  • Will Orpin, Club Host
  • Vanessa Russell, Club Host
  • Rob Mavronicolas, Security
  • Jesse Scott, Security

BAFTA 195 Piccadilly

  • Julian Shaw, Director
  • Siôn Parry, General Manager
  • Anton Manganaro, Head Chef
  • Graham Lloyd-Bennett, Bar Manager
  • Bogdan Starzec, Banqueting Manager
  • Jenny Bones, Head of Commercial Events
  • Susan Holding, Head of Business Strategy
  • Theresa McInerney, Senior Events Manager
  • Monika Kuszneruk, Financial Controller
  • Shella Palmer, Events Coordinator
  • Eleanor Downie, Events Coordinator

Meet the 195 Piccadilly venue hire team


BAFTA Los Angeles

  • Donald Haber, Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer
  • Matthew Wiseman, Director of Operations
  • Wayne Watkins, Director of Sponsorship Development
  • Lisa Ogdie, Membership and Events Manager
  • Ciaran Toner, Office Production Manager
  • Rosalyn Hummel, Administrative Assistant
  • Pete Modeste, Controller

BAFTA New York

  • Christina Thomas, Chief Executive
  • Jill Hawkins, Communications and Operations Director
  • Sam Pezzullo, Membership Manager
  • Arwen Barr, Events Co-ordinator

BAFTA Scotland (Glasgow)

  • Jude MacLaverty, Director
  • Beverley McMillan, Learning & Events Producer
  • Jenna Cunningham, Awards Manager
  • Isla McTear, Assistant

BAFTA Wales/BAFTA Cymru (Cardiff)

  • Hannah Raybould, Interim Director
  • Fiona Lynch, Awards & Events Co-ordinator
  • Claire Heat, Awards & Events Co-ordinator
  • Holly Jones, Co-odinator
  • Maxine Dedominicis, Administration Assistant

Meet the BAFTA Wales team