PRS Foundation has made a series of key appointments.
Becci Scotcher has been named the organisation’s senior grants & programmes manager, while Alison Williams has joined as communications coordinator. Elizabeth Sills has been promoted to grants & programmes manager and Westley Holdsworth to grants coordinator.
Scotcher will lead the planning, management and evaluation of all PRS Foundation’s grants and programme activities. She is a music and arts industry professional with over 17 years’ experience.
Scotcher was a core member of the Womex 13 delivery partners Cerdd Cymru: Music Wales team, and has advised the likes of Jaak, Help Musicians UK, Association of Independent Music, Welsh Government and Arts Council of Wales. She previously held roles at Roadrunner Records, Welsh Music Foundation and Wales Arts International.
Williams has a background in film and venue management including Walthamstow Assembly Hall. She most recently worked on Borough of Culture for the London Borough of Waltham Forest.
Joe Frankland, CEO of PRS Foundation, said: “I am delighted to welcome both Becci and Alison to PRS Foundation. Both are experienced in their respective fields and will bring a new dynamism and knowledge base to our already fantastic team. I’m also incredibly proud to promote team members Elizabeth and Westley. They have both proven their talents and dedication and I look forward to seeing them develop further in their new roles within our exciting new team.”