Head of Audience Development
Thomson Reuters Foundation
Anna Jay is Head of Audience Development at the Thomson Reuters Foundation. She has more than 15 years' experience in digital media, focusing on how to best engage with online audiences. She has a background in science journalism, and is experienced in analytics, social media, editorial newsletters, and audience engagement strategies. Anna oversees teams working in audience development, social media, production, and digital marketing.
Anna has worked with global and niche publications, with previous roles including Chief Editor for Digital & Engagement at internationally acclaimed science outlet Nature, and stints at the Mozilla Foundation, the Royal Society of Chemistry, and AQA Centre for Education Research & Practice. She was awarded a place on the Online News Association’s prestigious Women’s Leadership Accelerator in 2020, and has been an invited speaker on audience engagement and innovation, social media, and science communication.