Barbara McKissack

Lay member from 2013

Barbara McKissack

Barbara McKissack works across the UK and internationally in creative industries, culture and arts sectors as a specialist consultant, independent advisor and producer.

She has significant board and trustee experience including University of Edinburgh Creative Informatics Cluster Steering Board, Scottish Screen and Creative Scotland Transition Board, chair University of Stirling Students Union and Scottish European Educational Trust.  In higher education she has designed and delivered courses at Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and been external examiner at Glasgow University.

With her company Heaton Pictures she is currently producing and developing feature films. Her career has focused primarily in the arts, film and television worlds in senior management, as an independent producer, executive producer, trainer, event manager and commissioner.

Qualifications/Professional Designations: 
BA (Stirling)

Other University Committees:

Joint Policy, Planning and Resources Committee from 2013

University Research Ethics Committee (Chair)’