Seona Reid

National Theatre of Scotland

Dame Seona Reid retired as Director of the Glasgow School of Art in August 2013 after
14 years of service. Previous executive positions include Director of the Scottish Arts Council, Assistant Director of Greater London Arts, Head of Public Relations for Ballet Rambert and Northern Dance Theatre and Business Manager of Lincoln Theatre Royal. She is currently Deputy Chair of the Heritage Lottery Fund and Chair of its Scottish Committee, Scottish Commissioner to the Fulbright Commission, Chair of the National Theatre of Scotland, and a Trustee of the Tate. Seona has honorary degrees from Robert Gordon, Glasgow, Glasgow Caledonian, and Strathclyde Universities, was awarded a CBE in 2008 and a DBE in 2013, all for services to the arts and creative industries.