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Welcome to the website of the Defence and Security Media Advisory (DSMA) Committee

The Committee

The current membership of the Defence and Security Media Advisory Committee is as follows:

Chair

Dominic Wilson
Director General Security Policy
Ministry of Defence

 

Vice-Chair (Chair of the Media Side)


John Battle
Head of Compliance ITN

 

 

Official Members

NameOrganisation
Chloe SquiresDirector National Security, Home Office
Chris RamplingDirector National Security
Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Beth SizelandDeputy National Security Adviser, Cabinet Office
Paul WyattDirector National Security, Ministry of Defence

Media Members

NameOrganisationNominated By
Dawn AlfordExecutive Director
Society of Editors
Society of Editors
Peter CliftonEditor
Press Association
Press Association
David DillonDeputy Editor
Mail on Sunday
NMA
Joe FayFreelanceChair and Vice-Chair
James GreenDirector
Janes
Janes
David HiggersonDigital Publishing Director
Trinity Mirror Regionals
NMA
Michael JermeyDirector of News, Current Affairs and Sport
ITV
ITV
David JordanDirector of Editorial Policy and Standards
BBC
BBC
John McLellanDirector,
Scottish Newspaper Society
SNS
Sajeeda MeraliChief Executive Officer, Periodical Publishers AssociationPPA
Lisa MitchellDirector Editorial Content, BFBSChair and Vice-Chair
Charles RedmayneChief Executive Officer
Harper Collins UK
The Publishers Association
Craig TregurthaManaging Editor
The Times and Sunday Times
NMA
Sarah WhiteheadDeputy Head News Gathering,
Sky News
Sky TV
Robert WinnettDeputy Editor
The Daily Telegraph
NMA
Joy YatesDirector JPI Media NENMA

Secretary

Brigadier Geoffrey Dodds OBE

Find out more about the DSMA Secretary 

 

 

First Deputy Secretary

Captain Jon Perkins RN

 

 

 

Second Deputy Secretary

Lieutenant Commander Stephen Dudley RN

 

 

 

 

PA to Secretary

Geetha Kanagarajah