The Council

Our council represents a diverse mix of our membership. It features well-known figures alongside younger rising stars in the media.

The council meets regularly to make sure that we continue to deliver an exciting programme of events.

Geoffrey Davis

Council Member

Geoffrey Davies is a Principal Lecturer at the University of Westminster teaching journalism and television since 2002. 

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Phil Harding

Council Member

Phil is a journalist, broadcaster and media consultant. Previously he was an award-winning producer, editor and senior executive at the BBC.

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Margret Hill

Council Member

Margaret is the former Chief Adviser, Editorial Policy at the BBC, working across the range of BBC output including television, radio, sport, news, global news, BBC Worldwide, and publishing.

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John  Mair

Council Member

John Mair is one of the most prolific editors of books on modern journalism in Britain today. This publication is his 24th ‘hackademic’ text; he is currently putting together the 25th – on 'Anti-Social Media’ for autumn publication.

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Colin MORRIS OBE

Council Member

Colin was awarded the OBE “for charitable services to Vulnerable Young People".

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DAn SEamarks

Counil Member

Dan is the Vice President of his Students' Union at Westminster University. He is interested in pursuing a career within the media and helping engage young people with the society

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