Our position is that people are experts: this is at the centre of everything we do

Our approach to video production makes the most of your best assets: your people. We believe that by creating a positive and engaging experience for everyone involved we can achieve better results on and off screen.

Equally, our creative projects work by recognising and building on the existing interests, expertise and talents of the individuals who take part. Each project is designed to develop new skills, confidence and aspirations and provide evidence of what they can achieve.

Meet The Team

iainIain Shaw, Director

In the late 1980’s Iain was working as a social action reporter with Radio Forth. He realised that it was difficult for ordinary people to make their views known to decision makers. Media Education was born in 1990 and has been giving people a chance to tell their story their way ever since.

fionaFiona Stewart, Production Manager

Fiona’s background is in Fine Art and Digital Media. As well as working at Media Education she is a lecturer at Edinburgh Napier University.

RachelSquareRachel Roberts, Producer/Editor

Rachel is a film maker and photographer with strong editing skills who looks after projects on an individual basis. She also has experience working in the art department for film and television.


shaunShaun Glowa, Production Team

Shaun’s keen interest in community work combined with his technical film skill set makes him a key member of our team.



laura2Laura Black, Development & Research

Laura can develop your ideas into projects that really work! Her background is working with charities and arts organisations to make sure their projects run smoothly.



ShonaShona McMillan, Festival Radio Scotland

Qualified in Communications, Marketing and Management, Shona’s media career began with BBC Radio in production and as a researcher for SKY, STV etc. Moving in to marketing and management she specialises in tourism, business and community development. A freelance photojournalist, she also produces her own multimedia projects.

AonghusAonghus Mitchell, Production Assistant


kate4Kate Deacon, Development and Support