I have been working in the field of spatial planning, sustainability and community development for almost two decades. From 2007 to 2015, I worked as a chartered town planner on research and policy development for Durham County Council, specialising in green infrastructure and open space, applied research, and geographical information systems.
- MSc in Environmental Resources – University of Salford – 1998
- MSc in Town Planning – University of Newcastle upon Tyne – 2006
- Chartered Member of the Royal Town Planning Institute
- Member of the Town and Country Planning Association