Alison has worked in children’s media production for most of her career, twice at the BBC and also as a freelance Series Producer, BAFTA nominated Director, and Scriptwriter. Her most recent role at the BBC was Head of CBeebies Production.
Alison left the BBC in 2018 and since then has been writing and consulting. Last year she co-founded Hope Works, a global initiative for children which promotes the values of tolerance, inclusion and resilience. The project comprises a series of short films from around the world with additional learning resources. Hope Works launched on World Children’s Day on 20th November 2018 and a second series of films is currently being planned. www.hopeworksproject.com