Following a design degree, Ann began a career in the cultural sector working at the National Portrait Gallery, The Tate and moving on to the Science Museum where she managed and delivered exhibitions created to inspire young people.
These included ‘Launch Pad’, Science of Sport’, ‘Titanic’ and ‘Lord of the Rings’ at the Science Museum and ‘Sparking Reaction’ in Sellafield. Working with scientists, researchers, education teams and designers she has developed experience, an in depth knowledge, and passion about the exhibition industry and their audiences.
After a long and successful career in the museum sector Ann joined the edge team in 2019 supporting the Research and Policy team and is continuing to build her knowledge about learning, inspiring and enabling young people to achieve.
Other Professional engagements/ activities
Coordinating the Research Review Group, Skills Shortages Analysis Group meetings and supporting activities for the Research and Edge Future Learning teams.
Arts Award Advisor