She has worked at Gray's School of Art for 20 years where she has several roles:
- Part Time Lecturer - with both undergraduates and short course students.
- Technical Services Officer – Photography
- Unison Rep
Whilst at Gray's she has overseen a general upsurge of interest in Photography courses and a resurgence of traditional darkroom practice, which has resulted in an expansion of the photographic facilities to accommodate greater student demand.
Known for her expertise in printing with alternative processes, Anne exhibits both nationally and internationally and has her work featured in several publications.
She is passionate about the Creative Industries and their increasing contribution to the North East's culture and economy.
Anne also brings 20 years experience working with Aberdeen Drug and Alcohol services, where she was responsible for overseeing and developing a wide range of services across Grampian. She is trained in mediation and counselling, skills she continues to use in her role as Unison Rep and is particularly concerned with staff and student health and well being and issues around social inclusion.
Register of Interests
All positions, appointments, employment etc (whether remunerated or not) held with any other organisation:
- Director of Helmsdale Station CIC.
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- I am a self employed artist and photographer.
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