Director of Conversion for the School of Arts & Media
Beth Hewitt is Director of Conversion for the School of Arts and Media and Programme Leader in MA Children’s Digital Media at the University of Salford.
Her love of the media industry began with two weeks work experience at Cosgrove Hall Productions. From there she progressed to Granada ITV where she was a Director of arts and factual documentaries and programmes. After which she worked as a Producer Director for BBC Factual Entertainment, then as a Producer at the National Media Museum and at Urbis creating projects bringing media industry practitioners and young people together.
She has directed numerous documentaries for ITV and was Co-Director of Exposures Moving Image Festival in collaboration with Cornerhouse. Beth is also a Royal Television Society (North West) Committee member.