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15 January 2015
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


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


  • Emma Baehr, Director of Awards
  • Bradley Down, Awards Officer
  • Rob Jones, Games Administrator and Awards Assistant
  • David Lortal, Awards Officer
  • Siobhan Pridgeon, Senior Awards Officer
  • Kelly Smith, Head of Television & Games

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
  • Rachel Nichols, Awards Event Producer
  • Georgina Cunningham, Production Assistant
  • Luke Cosby, Awards Production Assistant
  • Imogen Faris, Awards & Production Intern

Business and Finance

  • Gilly Burgess, Director of Finance
  • Lauren Richards, Management Accountant
  • Graham Bowen, Finance & Business Affairs Officer
  • Peter Burke, Finance Officer
  • Joe Baxter, Finance Administrator

Partnerships & Development

  • Louise Robertson, Head of Partnerships
  • Andrew Overin, Head of Fundraising
  • Thessa Madden, Fundraising Officer
  • Natalie Moss, Senior Partner Manager
  • Amy Elton, Partner Manager
  • Phil Eacott, Partnerships Executive
  • Ceila Small*, Partnerships Intern

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, Talent Development
  • Katie Campbell, Skills Development Manager
  • Kerry Rizzo, Games Events Programmer
  • Kam Kandola, Television Events Producer
  • Lisa Prime, Children’s Events Programmer
  • Julia Carruthers, Learning & Events Officer
  • Jess Lenten, PR & Marketing Assistant
  • Ciara Teggart, Learning & Events Assistant
  • Jonny Lincoln, Learning & Events Intern


  • Jim Bradshaw, Head of Membership, Acting Head of Film
  • Sam Rhodes, Membership Officer
  • Maeve Hickey, Membership & Awards Assistant

Publishing & Communications

  • Pippa Irvine, Digital Communications Manager
  • Adam Tuck, Graphic Designer
  • Joe Lawrence, Junior Designer
  • Genevieve Smith, Digital Marketing & Content Manager
  • Nick Williams, Press & Communications Officer
  • Oliver Goldman, Communications Assistant

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
  • 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
  • Graham Thompson, Club Host
  • Rob Mavronicolas, Security
  • Jesse Scott, Security

BAFTA 195 Piccadilly

  • Julian Shaw, Director
  • Anton Manganaro, Head Chef
  • Graham Lloyd-Bennett, Bar Manager
  • Bogdan Starzec, Banqueting Manager
  • Sheldon Forbes, Deputy 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
  • Llio Wyn, Events Officer
  • Rebecca Hardy, Awards Manager
  • Emma Price, Acting Co-odinator
  • Holly Jones, Co-odinator (Maternity Leave)
  • Maxine Dedominicis, Administration Assistant

Meet the BAFTA Wales team