CEO, The Audience Agency
Anne has 25 years experience in the cultural sector, as audience development director for UK arts companies (including Stratford East, West Yorks Playhouse and LIFT ), and then as a consultant, facilitator and adviser (including for agencies such as Arts Council England, the European Commission, British Council and a wide range of cultural organisations as diverse as Tate, Manchester International Festival and National Theatre).
She is a specialist in audience strategy, trends and patterns of public engagement.
She works across all artforms and museums and has special interests in non-traditional audiences, contemporary work and organisational change. She is an experienced company director and trustee, and a regular commentator and speaker, delivering keynotes and workshops all over the world. She is an accredited Action Learning facilitator.