I have 28 years of experience working within the higher education sector, most of these at the University of Essex. I have a background in communications, marketing and external relations and more recently have undertaken senior coordination, management and leadership roles. My current role as Chief of Staff in the Vice-Chancellors Office involves: providing a high level senior coordinating capacity for the Vice-Chancellor; tracking legislation and higher education policy developments, assessing their potential impact on the University, and formulating policy responses and actions; advising the Vice-Chancellor on the development of University priorities; representing the University at key internal and external events; ensuring effective communication both internally and externally; and providing administrative and strategic leadership of high level, high priority projects and initiatives across all areas of the institution. I am also currently the Universitys LGBTQ+ Inclusion Champion and have previously been the Inclusion Champion for Gender and an Aurora programme mentor.
Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice
College of Law, London
LLB English and European Laws
University of Essex
4 A-levels, 10 GCSEs
St Michael’s Catholic Grammar School, London