Alison Ritter

Alison Ritter, B.A. Hons, PGCE studied German in Great Britain and is a teacher by profession. She has 20 years’ experience in translating texts and documents related to lighting design and lighting technology. She was one of the founders of Professional Lighting Designers’ Association, PLDA (formerly ELDA) and was responsible for the management and organisation of the association until September 2010. She also was a Fellow Member until 2011.
Alison is heavily involved in the PLD magazine and PLDC, and is dedicating increasingly more time to facilitating Continuing Professional Development for lighting designers.
On the academic front, she maintains contact to leading universities in the field and is actively following the process to recognise Lighting Design as a profession.