Who's Who at the RTS


HRH The Prince of Wales



Sir Peter Bazalgette


Board of Trustees

John Hardie – Chair
Mike Green – Honorary Treasurer
David Lowen – Honorary Secretary
Tim Davie
Huw Jones
Jane Lighting
Graham McWilliam
Simon Pitts
Graeme Thompson
Jane Turton
Rob Woodward

Chief Executive

Theresa Wise


Specialist Groups Chairs

Archives – Steve Bryant
Awards Policy and Fellowship – David Lowen
Craft & Design Awards – Cheryl Taylor
Diversity – Marcus Ryder
Early Evening Events – Dan Brooke

Education - Graeme Thompson
History – Don McLean
IBC Conference Liaison – Terry Marsh
Programme Awards – Alex Mahon
RTS Futures – Donna Taberer

RTS Technology Bursaries - Simon Pitts 
Student Television Awards – Phil Edgar-Jones
Television Journalism Awards – Stewart Purvis CBE

Centres' Council

Lynn Barlow – Chair Bristol Centre
Fiona Thompson – Chair Yorkshire Centre
Charles Byrne – Chair Republic of Ireland Centre
Isabel Clarke – Chair Midlands Centre
Alex Connock – Chair North West Centre
Gordon Cooper – Chair Southern Centre
Tim Hartley – Chair Wales Centre
Kingsley Marshall - Devon & Cornwall Centre
Kristin Mason – Chair London Centre
Graeme Thompson – Chair North East & Borders Centre
Penny Westlake – Chair Thames Valley Centre
James Wilson – Chair Scotland Centre
Michael Wilson – Chair Northern Ireland Centre


Head Office
PA to Chief Executive – Elaine Berg
Archivist – Clare Colvin
Centres Coordinator– Maggie Greenhalgh



Events Manager – Jo Sampson (Mitchell)  
Events Co-ordinator – Jamie O'Neill
Assistant Events Co-ordinator - Alice Turner

Business Development Manager - Nigella Mayes 



Membership Services Manager  – Lewis Butcher



Digital Editor – Pippa Shawley

Online Journalist - Ed Gove

Digital Intern - Toby Hood

Digital Intern - Holly Barrett



Editor, Television magazine – Steve Clarke
Production and Design, Television magazine – Gordon Jamieson

Centres Health & Safety Adviser,

Karen Wright Tel 07710 099 764

Vice Presidents

David Abraham
Dawn Airey 
Sir David Attenborough OM CH CVO CBE FRS 
Baroness Floella Benjamin OBE 
Dame Colette Bowe OBE
Lord Bragg of Wigton
John Cresswell 
Adam Crozier
Mike Darcey 
Greg Dyke 
Lord Hall of Birkenhead
Lorraine Heggessey 
Ashley Highfield 
Armando Iannucci OBE
Ian Jones
Baroness Jowell of Brixton DBE PC
David Lynn 
Sir Trevor McDonald OBE 
Ken MacQuarrie 
Gavin Patterson
Trevor Phillips OBE 
Stewart Purvis CBE 
Sir Howard Stringer 

For a list of RTS Fellows click here.

Head Office Address

Royal Television Society
3 Dorset Rise

Tel: 020 7822 2810
Fax: 020 7822 2811
Email: info@rts.org.uk


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Registered charity 313728
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