Anna Glover

Lecturer in Technical Design and Production & Director of Theater Safety and Occupational Health

Anna Glover has more than 12 years’ experience working in two of the largest and most prestigious theatre and arts organizations in the United Kingdom: London’s Royal National Theatre (NT) and Southbank Centre.  She served twice at the NT, first as Health and Safety Advisor from 2006-2008 and later as Head of Safety Risk and Fire Management from 2013-2017.  At Southbank Centre she was Health and Safety Specialist from 2008-2011 and Health and Safety Manager from 2011-2013.

Since moving to the US in 2016 she has qualified as a Certified Safety Professional (CSP) and maintained a robust consulting practice continuing to work with NT and with the Ambassador Theatre Group; London’s Sadler’s Wells Theatre; and New York’s Lyric Theatre among others.  She is active at USITT serving as Director of International Programming on the Safety and Health Commission and is a member of the Joint Advisory Committee for Entertainment.  

Anna received her BA in English Literature from the University of Wales in 1997.  She taught Risk Management to more than 200 students per year at London’s Rose Bruford College of Theater and Performance from 2009-2015.