The Team

Anna Ceesay

Founding Editor

Anna is a former BBC journalist and a mum-of-two with personal experience of maternal mental health issues. She has two amazing children – her daughter is nearly 6 and her son is 2. She has worked as a broadcast journalist for BBC World Service News, Sky News and Avalon Television; as well as leading the communications strategy at two children’s charities. She feels that all her life experiences have led her to this point, and she is very excited to be launching Motherdom magazine.

Luke Pajak


Luke is a multi-discipline artist with extensive experience across the arts and not-for-profit industries, including design and brand consultancy for a number of children’s charities. He’s a kind and creative thinker with a unique sense of humour and style that defines his approach to collaborative work.

Editorial Board

Talking about maternal mental health and wellbeing has to be done with the utmost care. Motherdom’s Editorial Board check over the content of each issue before it gets published. When you read Motherdom you can trust that every original article has been seen by at least one member of the board.

I’m very proud to say that these twelve AMAZING women form my Editorial Board: