Lay member from 2013
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
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.
Other University Committees:
Joint Policy, Planning and Resources Committee from 2013
University Research Ethics Committee (Chair)’