Transition Director for Creative Scotland project announced

Scottish Arts Council ,
23 October 2007, Scotland

The Joint Board of the Scottish Arts Council and Scottish Screen have announced the appointment of Anne Bonnar as Transition Director.
As Transition Director, Anne will work closely with the Joint Board to lead and manage the project to establish the new cultural development body, Creative Scotland. The project will include the development of the vision for the new organisation and recommending methods of operation that will best enable Creative Scotland to deliver its objectives.
Commenting on her appointment Anne Bonnar said: ‘The formation of Creative Scotland offers a great opportunity for Scotland to take the lead in forming a new type of cultural development agency, one which will make a positive difference to our creative community and to life in Scotland. I look forward to working with all sectors of our creative community as well as with Scottish Screen, the Scottish Arts Council and the board of Creative Scotland.’