Head of Current Affairs, BBC
Joanna Carr grew up in Gloucester, and studied English and History at university. In 1997, she joined the BBC as a news trainee, and has since worked on The World at One, PM, Newsnight and BBC Westminster. Joanna also worked in Washington DC for BBC radio, and was part of the team that launched The Politics Show on BBC1. She was appointed editor on PM, iPM and Broadcasting House in 2009.