Deborah Kelly

Deborah Kelly is head of training and communications at the Thomson Foundation, which for over 50 years has been helping to raise standards of journalism and communication around the globe through training, consultancy and strategic advice. Before joining the foundation, Deborah held senior editorial roles at the UK’s commercial news broadcaster ITV news, was a Programme Editor at the Al Jazeera English network, worked for Reuters and as a reporter and presenter in TV and radio for both ITV and BBC. Recently, she has been training in mobile journalism and storytelling in countries including Kazakhstan and Ukraine. Her course Editorial skills: Engaging and growing your audience is available on the Thomson Foundation e-learning platform Journalism Now.